CONATY, Alan Craba

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 100424
Died : 
Thursday, March 1, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
20
Roll of Honour: 
Mne. Conaty was killed on the day his Commando crossed the River Maas at Gennep.
 
By evening they had entered Afferden where they encountered some enemy shelling. Captain John Day 45RM Commando records in his book that 'B' troop had one man killed.
(Source: A Plain Russet-Coated Captain by John Day.)
 

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