SPIERS, Eric

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
3 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6344028
Died : 
Sunday, June 11, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
25
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Eric Spiers 3 Commando
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.
 
Sources
CWGC.
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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