MEEHAN, Hugh

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
6 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5989347
Died : 
Monday, November 30, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Corporal Hugh Meehan, 4 Troop, died during operations in North Africa [1][2]. ​
At the time of his death, his Commando were engaged in an assault on one of a line of flat topped hills known as Green Hill which was held by the enemy and covered the road and railway running from Tabarka to Mateur [3].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] Commando Association newsletter 84.
[3] The Green Beret by Hilary St. George Saunders.
 
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