LENEL, Ernst Richard

Served as : 
LAWRENCE, Ernest Richard
Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6387016
Born: 
Saturday, October 26, 1918
Died : 
Friday, June 23, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
26
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Ernst Lenel, who was of the Jewish faith, served in 3 troop, also known as 'X' troop, of the inter allied commando under the alias of Ernest Lawrence.  He was reported missing whilst attached to No 3 Commando after a solo intelligence gathering patrol at Amfreville. 
 
Sources:
Ten Commando, author Ian Dear
Jewish Virtual Library.
 

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