BELCHER, Ernest John

Rank: 
Regimental Sergeant Major
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 252
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Tuesday, June 6, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
35
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
RSM Belcher was killed during operations at Normandy on D Day.
 
The announcement of his award of the BEM (Military Division) was made 2 days after his death. (Source: London Gazettes Supp. 36544, page 2594.)
 

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