DAWNAY, Guy Nicholas
Lieutenant (later Major)
South Wales Borderers
Wednesday, July 4, 1917
Sunday, January 25, 1998
Lieutenant Guy Dawnay was reported missing 19 August 1942 during operations at Dieppe, France, later found to be a prisoner of war.
Released from captivity in 1945 he remained in military service with the South Wales Borderers until 1967, final rank attained Major.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/3 and WO417/9.
Prisoners of War / National Archives file WO392/1 (Oflag 79).
Transcript of German Record Cards of British PoWs / National Archives file WO416/91/300 (Oflag 7B).
London Gazette 44365, page 7884 (rank Major).
Government Probate Death Index, Glamorganshire, no. 9851803368.
Obituaries in Commando Association newsletter 106 issued March 1998.
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