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DUFFY, Michael James

Lieut. Duffy was killed during operations in Libya with the Middle East Commando (redesignated as 1 Special Service Regiment).
Service details are LRDG 1942, Middle East Commando (A Squadron) (2Lt) 1942, KIA Libya with D Squadron 1 Special Service Regiment
(Sources: War Diary Records of ME Cdo Depot and 1 SSR / Special Forces ROH website)

THIRKELL-WHITE, Derek John Plantaganet

Capt Thirkell-White was killed during operations with the King's Own Regiment at Leros having left the Commando. He had earlier served with the Middle East Commando (redesignated as 1 Special Service Regiment) in July 1942.
​War Office Casualty List 1402
ME Cdo Depot and 1 Special Service Regt. War Diary Nominal Roll of Officers July 4th  1942 ref. National Archives WO 218 / 159.

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