HADDOW, David Foster

Rank: 
Fusilier (later Sergeant)
Unit/Base: 
6 Commando
Police Service: 
Metropolitan Police
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Fusiliers
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6482263
Born: 
Sunday, September 9, 1917
Died : 
Friday, May 19, 2006
Fusilier David Haddow was wounded 30 November 1942 during operations in North Africa.
He volunteered for the Commandos from the Police. In 1939 he was a Metropolitan Police Constable residing at the Police Section House, Salisbury Road, Queens Park, London.
Post war member of the Commando Association with whom they lost contact last known residing Harlesden. They record his final military rank attained as Sergeant.
 
Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/55.
The 1939 Register covering Willesden.
Commando Association Lost Legion List 5.
Records of Deaths registered in Hastings, Sussex, district no.4561B, Reg. no. B93A, entry 128.
Government Probate Death Index, Registry Leeds, Grant and Will, number 2238754, date 17 Aug. 2006.
 

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