Celle War Cemetery Germany

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ASTBURY, Albert Ernest

Sergeant
No 6 Commando
No 7 Commando
Royal Artillery
Killed in action or died of wounds
Sergeant Albert Astbury, No.6 Commando, died during operations in Germany [1]. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing. He had earlier served with No.7 Commando and was taken prisoner of war in 1941 [2][2a] but escaped in 1943 [3]. He then joined No.6 Commando.

ELTRIDGE, John Henry

Private
No 6 Commando
The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey)
Killed in action or died of wounds

Private John Eltridge died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing.

 

GALLAGHER, John

Private
No 6 Commando
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Killed in action or died of wounds

Private John Gallagher died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing.

HARMER, Colin

Private
No 6 Commando
Royal Berkshire Regiment
Killed in action or died of wounds

Private Colin Harmer died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing.

KILDUFF, Thomas

Private
No 6 Commando
The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey)
Killed in action or died of wounds

Private Thomas Kilduff died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing.

ROBERTS, Charles Edward James

Rifleman
No 6 Commando
King's Royal Rifle Corps
City of London Police
Killed in action or died of wounds
Rifleman Charles Roberts died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing. He was originally buried in the Military Plot that was on the Eastern bank of the Aller near the Aller Bridge.

VIRGO, Robert Victor

Lance Corporal
No 6 Commando
Queens Own Royal West Kent
Killed in action or died of wounds

Lance Corporal Robert Virgo was killed in action during operations in Western Europe. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged at the River Aller crossing.

Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/91.
 

WILSON, Leslie

Driver
No 6 Commando
Royal Army Service Corps
Killed in action or died of wounds
Driver Leslie Wilson died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing.
 

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