MUNRO, George

Rank: 
Sergeant
Regiment/Corps: 
Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) 2nd Bn.
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
3323555
Died : 
Wednesday, November 17, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
29
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Sgt. Munro, a veteran of the Litani River raid, was killed during operations with the SBS on the island of Samos after leaving the Commando.
 
Postings
Sep   1940 - volunteered for 11 Cdo.
Mar  1941- arrive Middle East - 'C' Bn Layforce
Aug  1941- 11 Cdo absorbed into ME Cdo
Jan   1943 - volunteered  for SAS
Mar 1943 - posted to D Sqn - promoted Sgt - D Sqn becomes SBS.
 
[Sources: CWGC / The SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour 1941 - 47.  www.sas-lrdg-roh.com/index.html]
 

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