KEYES, David Charles

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
RM8028
Born: 
Tuesday, May 26, 1931
Died : 
Thursday, September 14, 1950
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
19
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Marine David Keyes was killed during operations in Malaya when ambushed in a jeep along the Tapah-Chenderiang Road in Perak.
 
Also killed was Marine Ernest Nevard [view].
 
Sources
AFM ROH 
Malaya online Historical Group.
Birmingham Daily Gazette - Saturday 16 September 1950.
British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
 

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