No 8 Commando Nominal A-K

Commando Veterans Archive Nominal Roll for No 8 Commando.
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SURNAME
FORENAME
RANK
NUMBER
AWARD
ADDITIONAL
Albon
Frederick, George
Sgt
 
 
later CSM (CA95)
Allen
Reginald, Arthur 
Sgt
6847052
 
KRRC & SBS; PoW 30513;CasLists; (CA114);
CA Forum message
Richard
Lt
77673
MC, MiD
Middx Regt; & SBS; later Major (CA102)
John, Edward
SQMS
2655648
MM and bar, CdeG
Coldstream Gds; SAS
Alston
 
Lt
 
 
 
Atkinson
Paul
Gdsm
 
 
died 31/12/1961 (CA34)
Austin
M.B.
Gdsm
 
 
(LL1)
Baker
James, Henry, Malcolm
Pte/LCpl
2615455
 
Gren Gds/ME Cdo/L Det/ SRS/1SAS executed
Kenneth
Cpl
5618955
 
Devonshire; kia
Baker
W
Sgt
 
 
& Layforce. Post War  Ports Police (CA42)
George
CSM (Capt)
2617252
MM and bar (with SBS)
Grenadier Gds; SBS
Robert
Sgt
2617533
MM, BEM
Grenadier Gds; SAS
Blakeney
James, Venney
Gdsm
2660354
 
Coldstream Gds/L Det/kia 1SAS
Stanley
Gdsm
2696934
 
Scots Gds/L Det/kia
Bond
Ernest, Radcliffe
Sgt
3710883
OBE, QPM
Scots Gds; 'L' det SAS PoW Op Squatter; post war D.A.C. Met Police
John, Hamilton
Cpl
2824715
DCM (with SBS)
Seaforth Hldrs; SBS
Bowers
John
LCpl
 
 
 
George, C.
Sgt
2880295
MM
London Scots; SBS
John
Pte
7619486
 
RAOC
Bridger
Arthur
 
2698057
 
Scots Gds
John
Bdr
930882
DCM
R.Artillery / 1SBS
Brook
Harold, 'Ginger'
LCpl
2615070
 
Gren Gds/MECdo/ SRS/killed (1SAS)
William, Gordon, 'Jimmy'
LCpl
2695138
MM
Scots Gds
Leslie, Jock
Cpl
5437777
 
DCLI; &Me Cdo; kia SAS
Buchanan
Harry, Alexander, Desmond, 'Kelpie'
Lt (later Maj)
124535
MC
(LG37536, p1950))
Gren Gds; and SBS; (CA112)
Gerrard, John, Gunton
LCpl
2655344
 
Coldstream Gds;
L.J.
LBdr
5499823
 
RA; PoW
Robin, Francis
T/Capt
 
DSO
General List.
Campbell
William
 
 
 
 
Carrington
J
Gdsm
2696602
 
POW with Scots Gds 13/6/42 (Cdo source ?)
Leonard, Richard
Sgt
328983
 
RAC; died on active service
Casey
Frederick
Pte
6399236
 
3Cdo; 8Cdo; SRS;SAS. (service record seen)
Cass
George, Edward
LSgt
2616121
 
Gren Gds/SBS/L Det/1SAS/kia SBS
Francis, William
Pte
5499203
 
Somerset Li; kia Burma (Mission 204)
Chesworth
Thomas, Robert
Gdsm
2659967
 
20/6/42 PoW Coldstream Gds; (Cdo Source ?)
Churchill
Randolph
Lt
 
 
 
Collins
Ian, Glen
Lt
139780
later Lt Col Guards OBE, CdeG*
Coldstream Gds
Colquohuon
Leonard
LSgt
2695291
 
Scots Gds
Cook
Stanley, John
Cpl
 
 
 
Cooper
J.C.
Major
 
 
 
Cooper
John, Murdoch
LSgt
2698113
DCM
Scots Gds; award with SAS (LG 35799)
Edwin, Robert
Bdr
830703
 
R Artillery
Roger, James, Allen, 'Jumbo'
Lt
2239
 
West Yorks
Creese
 
Bdr
 
 
R Artillery
Curtis
P
Sgt
 
 
(LL4)
Curtis
Walter, Stopford, Constable 
Major
 
MC, MiD
Somerset LI 
Daly
Dermot, R.
Lt Col
 
 
Scots Gds
D'arcy
Michael
Gdsm
 
 
Irish Gds
Davies
Roy, David
Pte
2734997
 
Welsh Gds/L Det/      kia 1SAS
Diamond
Max
 
 
 
 
Dickason
Samuel, E.
CSM
 
 
 
Anthony
TSM
2695218
 
Scots Gds
Duffy
William, Patrick
Sgt
2568672
MM
Coldstream Gds;MECdo; SAS PoW 11/8/42; WO417/52; escaped x2
Duncalfe
Roy
Gdsm
2695425
MM
Scots Gds; LG35799; PoW 22/11/43 CasList WO417/82; rank A/Cpl
Philip
Lt
30978
MC
RHG; MC with 3 Cdo
Eccles
Douglas
Sgt
2735399
 
Welsh Gds/SRS/     1SAS executed
Keith, Valentine
Tpr
7912260
 
RAC; & SBS; kia
Edwards
Thomas
Gdsm
 
 
 
Harry
Pte
5670462
 
SLI; attd 'A' Bn Layforce  PoW Crete
Fassam
Joseph, William
LBdr
874242
 
RA/ME Cdo/1SAS/      kia SRS
Feebery
Cyril
TSM
2615284
DCM
Grenadier Gds;SBS, SAS
Fitzlarence
E
Capt
 
 
 
Flattery
Robert, H.
Dvr
 
 
& 52 ME
Ford
I.L..
Tpr
 
 
 
Friend
John, Francis
Sgt
 
 
 
Galbraith
E, Ted
Lt
 
 
 
Gall
Victor, G.
Cpl
 
 
& 3 Cdo; CA96
Gardner
C.E.
Lt Col
 
 
& 12 Cdo; died 1950 (CA13)
Gilroy
 
Major
 
 
RAMC
Goldsmith
Ernest,Edward, William,Frederick   'Joe'
LSgt
6397316
MM (LG36349,p519)(WO373/4/298)
R Sussex/ME Cdo / 1SAS / S.R.S
Goode
Frederick, Charles
Cpl
5108868
 
Duke Of Cornwall LI
Govan
James, Chisholm, Wilson
Cpl
3057065
MM (LG35020,p7174)
RASC/MECdo/SRS/ 1SAS executed
Griffiths-Jones
Mervyn
Capt
 
 
 
Gunn
David
 
 
 
Seaforths
Richard,Algernon, Frederick
Maj
45143
 
RHG
Edward, Thomas ,Hornsby
Cpl
5615963
 
Somerset Li
Thomas, Herbert
LSgt
2613699
 
Grenadier Gds
William, Herbert
Pte
5625251
 
Dev. Regt/3,8,&ME Cdo/1SAS/kia SRS
Higgins
Walter, T.F.
Spr
 
 
R Engineers; CA93
Thomas, Fenton
Gdsm
2654660
Silver Star
Coldstream Gds. Registers & (CA82)
Hill
Daniel, Mcfarlane
Pte
2694342
 
Scots Gds
Hobart
Edward, J. 'Eddie'
Bdr
 
 
R Artillery
Hogan
M.J.
Gdsm
 
 
 
Holmes
Ronald, William
Sgt
5622405
BEM
Devonshire
Honour
George, Butler
Lt Cdr
 
DSC, VRD
& COPP (CA115)
Houlgate
A.J.
Pte
 
 
 
Houston
John, William
Sgt
2694790
 
Scots Gds
Jackson
Ernest
 
2696403
 
Scots Gds
Jellicoe
George, Patrick, John, Rushworth
Lt
124546
DSO MC MiD
Coldstream Gds
Jenkins
W.G.
Sgt
 
 
(CA20, CA38)
Jones
C.C.
Sgt
 
 
 
Jones
Hefin
Gdsm
 
 
 
Jones
John, Thomas, William
Spr
 
 
RE  (CA69)
Kauntze
J
Lt
 
 
 
Kealy
Michael, R.B.
Major
 
 
 
Kershaw
David
Sgt
4121633
 
Grenadier Gds
Kinnivane
John
Cpl
6094156
 
QRR/ME Cdo/SRS/1SAS executed

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