GREENWOOD, Stephen

Rank: 
Trooper
Unit/Base: 
7 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps
Service: 
Army
Number: 
7904241
P.O.W. number: 
11874
Died : 
Monday, April 30, 1945
Died on war service
Age: 
25
Trooper Stephen Greenwood died in 1945 whilst a prisoner of war after being captured at Crete on 2 June 1941, and then transported to Germany. He spent the rest of the war in Stalag 3D near Berlin. He died during a forced march West whilst still a POW, when they were fired on by a Russian tank at Waganitz.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Prisoners of War 1939 - 45 / National Archives file WO392/1.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/ 28 and WO417/93.
His nephew Andy Marshall.
 
Notes
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
Yes

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