BEND, Francis William
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Royal Armoured Corps
Sunday, June 22, 1919
Sergeant Frank Bend from Wyberton, Lincolnshire, served in No.4 Commando from its early days taking part in many of their actions including the Lofoten Islands, Hardelot, Dieppe and Flushing. His wife was from Ayr. Post war member of the Commando Association residing Boston, Lincolnshire.
Partial nominal roll of Dieppe Commandos.
Image of a nominal roll of No.4 Cdo 'C' troop in the Gallery.
Image of a nominal roll of No.4 Cdo 1 troop after Walcheren in the Gallery.
Image in the Gallery of him and others with a captured flag published in the Ayrshire post 26th Jan. 1945.
Obituaries in Commando Association newsletter 78 (1984).
[Image] Boston Guardian newspaper article 2 September 1942.
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