HESS, Otto

Served as : 
GILES, Peter
Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
10 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6387034
Died : 
Sunday, October 1, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Otto Hess served in 3 troop, also known as 'X' troop, of the inter allied commando under the alias of Peter Giles. Reported missing on or shortly after 1 October 1944 later presumed killed in action. Posthumously granted the King's Commendation for Brave Conduct.
 
Additional Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/93 and WO417/101.

London Gazette 37595, page 2742.

Primary Roll of Honour: 

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