Friday, April 23, 1943
Died on war service
Gunner Clifford Peel, from Stockport, and a veteran of the Dieppe raid, died of wounds from a grenade after an accident at a firing range at Fort de L'Eau, Algeria. A former pupil from Denton Council School he worked as a grocery assistant before joining the Army in 1940.
Army Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/60.
Royal Artillery Casualty Card.
Newspaper report in the No.3 Commando gallery.
ROH in Commando - Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2, author Brig. Durnford-Slater.
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