AHERN, Patrick

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
45RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
EX/1251
Born: 
Thursday, March 13, 1913
Birthplace: 
Athea, Limerick, Eire
Died : 
Thursday, January 25, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
31

Sergeant Patrick Ahern, 'E' Troop, died of wounds inflicted during operations on 23rd January 1945 at Maasbracht and Brachterbeek, specifically when his Troop were ordered to attack and obtain a bridgehead on the Montforterbeek Dyke. 
 
Sources
CWGC.
The Story of 45RM Commando (published for Veterans in 1946).
Registers Of Reports Of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM104/127.

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