DAVID, Gordon Percy

Rank: 
Trooper
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Police Service: 
Frome, Somerset Constabulary
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps
Service: 
Army
Number: 
14241820
Born: 
Friday, November 15, 1918
Died : 
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Age: 
96
Trooper Gordon David was wounded on 14 September 1943 during operations at Salerno, Italy. A serving Police Officer from Frome, Somerset, he volunteered for the Commandos as part of one of the Police Intakes.
 
Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/68.
Handwritten list of names of No.2 Commando ( Mrs Desiree Roderick MBE).
The 1939 Register covering Frome.
Registers of Deaths in Somerset.
Article in the Somerset Standard 24 July 1942.

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