SPEAR, William James Clement
Company Sergeant Major
Thursday, November 2, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
CSM Spear, 'Q' troop, was killed during operations at Walcheren. Whilst advancing with 2 sections of his troop to engage the enemy who were in a series of gun batteries along the dunes west of Klein Valkenisse, they encountered accurate enemy mortar fire resulting in his death and many others casualties. (Source: Professor (Capt)
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