HARRISON, Ronnie

Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Scots Guards 2nd Bn.
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
2695905
Died : 
Tuesday, January 21, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
20
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
LSgt Harrison, 'C' Company,  was killed during operations in Eritrea to disrupt enemy communications between Kohr Kumar and Khor Abder.
[Source: Charles Messenger's book The Middle East Commandos.]
 
The CWGC list LSgt Harrison by Regiment only with no mention of Commando service
 
Khartoum Memorial
The Memorial commemorates nearly 600 soldiers of the East African campaign of 1940-1941 who died in the Sudan, or in the advance into Eritrea and Northern Ethiopia, and who have no known grave. (Source: CWGC.)

 


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