Tabarka Ras Rajel War Cemetery

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BARNES, Norman Alfred George

No 1 Commando
Killed in action or died of wounds
Trooper Norman Barnes died of wounds in North Africa [1].  At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in operations at Bizerte, Tunisia.
Extract from the No 1 Commando War Diary 6-8 December 1942
6 Dec.1942 - Unit returned to TABARKA (under troop arrangements) from Operation

BENTLEY, Donald

No 1 Commando
Killed in action or died of wounds
Private Donald Bentley died during operations in North Africa. He was a serving Police Officer who had volunteered for the Commandos as part of the Police Intakes.
In 1939 he was a Policeman residing at 74 Farthing Avenue Scunthorpe. He is amongst those named on the WW2 Memorial Plaque located at Lincolnshire Police HQ, Deepdale Lane, Nettleham, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire.

MCKAY, Donald Bell

No 4 Commando
Killed in action or died of wounds
Second Lieutenant Donald Bell Mckay received his commission on the 19th April 1942 [1]. He is listed on  partial nominal roll in this archive as a Royal Engineers Lieutenant attached to No 4 Commando during the Dieppe raid on the 19th August 1942.

WILLIAMS, Frank

No 1 Commando
Killed in action or died of wounds
Private Frank Williams died during operations in North Africa.
 
Extract from the No 1 Commando War Diary for 28 March 1943
Location: Djebel Choucha, Algeria. 
1600 hrs - Own troops shelled by our artillery ( Capt.Davies O.C. group 1 and 5 0.R.s injured.  1 O.R killed ). [1]
 

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