TURNER, Anthony

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PLY/X 105677
Died : 
Saturday, November 4, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Mne. Turner died of wounds during operations at Walcheren. 

Due to weather conditions between the 2nd and 5th November casualties occuring during this time were not able to be evacuated and had to be retained ashore in crowded tented facilities. Mne Turner died during this period. 
(Source: Professor (Capt) John Forfar MC. 47RM Cdo.  'From Omaha to the Scheldt.)
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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