COULDREY, Edwin Robert

Rank: 
Bombardier
Unit/Base: 
8 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Number: 
830703
Died : 
Tuesday, August 18, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Bombardier Edwin Couldrey died during operations in Burma [1]. He is listed on a Royal Artillery Casualty Card as a battle casualty [2].
He was one of the Commandos from No 8 who were attached to the Special Service Detachments (1 & 2) and  Military Mission 204 to the Far East and in a last letter home he had written that he was "going native." [3]
 
Sources
CWGC.
Royal Artillery, Other Ranks: Casualty Cards 1939-47.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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