Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Sunday, June 11, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Sergeant Eric Spiers, 4 Troop, was one of the early volunteers for the Army Commandos.
A veteran of the Vaagso raid (Operation Archery) in December 1941 during which he was wounded, he remained with No.3 Commando until killed in action during operations in Normandy, France.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/36 and WO417/77.
[Image] Robert Carlisle, great nephew of LCpl Alan Carlisle of 4 Troop [more.....].
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