HILL, Francis John

Rank: 
Trooper
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps Staffordshire Yeomanry
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
324039
Died : 
Thursday, May 29, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Tpr. Hill died during the period of the evacuation of allied forces from Crete. Elements of Layforce were engaged in a rearguard action whilst the evacuation took place. He was attached to the Commando on the 13th January 1941.
(Sources: Tank Museum archives re Cdo service/CWGC/Westminster Abbey ROH.)
 

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