HEMPSTEAD, Stanley

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Essex Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6014969
Died : 
Saturday, March 28, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Sergeant Stanley Hempstead, 2 troop,  died during Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire. He was one of the commando contingent on motor launch ML 262.
 
Sources
CWGC.
St Nazaire Society/James Dorrian.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
Yes

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