DEWAR, Roy Seton
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Thursday, October 4, 1923
Marine Roy Dewar from Rugby was seriously wounded 10/11 March 1945 when he stepped on a mine that blew his foot off during an assault on a German pillbox at Galathesche Sluis after crossing the River Maas to Overflakee (Operation Incalculable 11). Post war member of the Commando Association.
List of RM Commandos provided by RY (former CA Sec and CBF).
Account by Roy Dewar / Ken Ford, 'DDay Commando' (Sutton Publishing, 2005), pp171,172.
Article in the Rugby Advertiser 20 March 1945.
Obituaries in Commando Association newsletter 116 (2003).
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