JACKSON, Ian

Rank: 
Colour Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
'42 Commando RM'
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
P035346W
Born: 
Monday, October 26, 1959
Died : 
Wednesday, July 5, 1995
Died in service
Age: 
35
Cemetery/Memorial: 

Colour Sergeant Ian Jackson died during an exercise in the Swiss Alps when he fell during abseiling on the Wyssifrau (White Lady) mountain in the Bernese Oberland. 
Described as a very experienced mountaineer he was taking part in an annual four week exercise arranged by 3 Commando Brigade Patrol Troop. 

Sources
AFM ROH.
Navy News published 1st August 1995.

Primary Roll of Honour: 

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