DAKERS, James Wright
'3 Commando Brigade, Royal Marines'
Wednesday, June 16, 1954
Thursday, February 24, 1977
Died in service
Marine James Dakers, HQ, 3 Commando Bde., RM Signals Squadron  , died in a road traffic collision in Perth .
Extract from the Aberdeen Press and JournalA 19-year-old Aviemore girl injured in a crash in Perth on Thursday in which a man died is said to be "comfortable” in Bridge of Earn Hospital last night. She (name removed) was the occupant of a car which collided with lamp standard in Glasgow Road, Perth. She suffered multiple injuries. Marine James Dakers (22), 123 Restrenneth Drive, Forfar, died in the crash.  Sources AFM ROH  Navy News April 1977.  Aberdeen Press and Journal - Saturday 26 February 1977.  British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
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