HUDSON, George Herbert

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
King's Royal Rifle Corps (11th Bn)
(1st Bn. Queen's Westminsters)
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6896827
Died : 
Saturday, March 28, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Lance Corporal George Hudson, 6 troop, was killed in action during Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire. He was one of the commando contingent on motor launch ML 268 and had initially been reported as missing in action until his death was confirmed.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/41 and WO417/59.
St Nazaire Society website.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
Yes

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