FLANNAGAN, Joe

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PLY/X 110268
Died : 
Friday, November 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
20
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Mne. Flannagan. 'X' troop, was killed during operations at Walcheren. He died whilst his troop were providing supporting fire and cutting wire defences during an assault on a gun battery along the dunes at Westkapelle.

nb. on one of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission online documents his first name is shown as John.
(Sources: Professor (Capt) John Forfar MC. 47RM Cdo.  'From Omaha to the Scheldt / CWGC.)
 
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