SANDO, Thomas

Rank: 
Private
Unit / Base: 
1 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Welch Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
3969167
Died : 
Monday, December 7, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Private Thomas Sando was reported missing 6 December 1942 in North Africa, later reported as dying of wounds the following day whilst a prisoner of war [1][1a].
At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in operations at Bizerte, Tunisia.
Extract from the Marylebone Mercury - Saturday 03 July 1943.
Commando Dies Of Wounds:- Private Thomas Sando, Welch Regiment, of No. 1 Commando, is reported to have died of wounds in Tunisia. He was the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Sando. of 16 Rowan Road, Brentford, and late of Ealing Road, Brentford.[2] 
He was married to Edith [1].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[1a] Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/63.
[2] Marylebone Mercury
[2] British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
 
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