SMITH, John Alexander

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 111109
Died : 
Thursday, June 22, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Marine John Alexander Smith from Londonderry was killed during operations in Normandy.

Extract from the Londonderry Sentinel Saturday 30 December 1944

"Royal Marine Commando J.A. Smith, Charlotte Street, died in German hands from wounds received in action."
 
Sources
CWGC
Londonderry Sentinel
British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
 

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