Hamburg Cemetery, Germany

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FOSTER, Bernard Basil

Marine Bernard Foster 45RM Commando
45RM Commando
Royal Marines
Killed in action or died of wounds

Marine Bernard Foster died at the 33rd Casualty Clearing Station, British Liberation Army, Germany, on the 1st May 1945 [1][2] of wounds received on the 29th April 1945 [3].

MACDONALD, Alan Kenneth

No 3 Commando
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Died on active service
Corporal Alan Macdonald died in an accident at Lensahn, Germany [1][2][3].
  • 14 July 1944 Normandy wounded (remaining on duty) [4].
[1] CWGC.
[2] Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/80.

WILSON, William Alan

45RM Commando
Royal Marines
Killed in action or died of wounds
Sergeant William Wilson, 'E' Troop, died during operations at the village of Wangelau on the road from Lauenberg to Lubeck. After a short artillery barrage 'A' and 'E' Troops entered the village and took 130 prisoners. The only casualty was Sgt Wilson who was killed whilst assaulting a machine gun position. 

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