DRAIN, Frederick, T.

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
3 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5949825
P.O.W. number: 
7368

Private Frederick Drain was reported missing after Operation Ambassador, a raid on Guernsey in July 1940. He was later found to have been taken prisoner of war and transported to Stalag 8B.

Sources
Casualty Lists /National Archives files WO417/16 and WO417/21.
Prisoners of War Lists / National Archives file WO392/11.
Storm from the Sea, author Brig. Peter Young.
Commando - Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2, author Brig. John Durnford-Slater.


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