Trondheim (Stavne) Cemetery Norway

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CULLING, William

Lance Sergeant
6010289
No 3 Commando
Essex Regiment
Killed in action or died of wounds
Lance Sergeant William Culling, 2 troop, was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway.
Son of Charles and Johanna Culling; husband of Agnes Culling, of Largs, Ayrshire.
 

Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/36.

GEEAR, Edward James

Known as: 
Paddy
Edward Geear 3 Commando
Lance Sergeant
6344312
No 3 Commando
Queens Own Royal West Kent
Killed in action or died of wounds
Lance Sergeant Edward Geear, 4 troop, was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway.

Husband of Eveline (nee Carter) and father of baby Patricia.

KEAST, Peter Hugh Joseph

Private
5628235
No 3 Commando
Devonshire Regiment
Killed in action or died of wounds
Private Peter Keast was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway.
Son of Walter John and Caroline Mary Keast, of Exeter. M.R.C.V.S.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/36.
ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
 

MURRAY, James Gardner

Known as: 
Jock
Private
2879691
No 3 Commando
Gordon Highlanders, 1st Bn. The London Scottish
Killed in action or died of wounds
Private James Gardner Murray was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway. 
Son of William and Margaret Gardner Murray, of Bo'ness, West Lothian.
His brother Alfred Copland Murray also served in No 3 Commando.
 

POVEY, Harold Thomas Andrew

Lance Sergeant
3309768
No 3 Commando
Black Watch
Killed in action or died of wounds
Lance Sergeant Harold Povey was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway.
Son of Ernest John and Eleanor Archbold Povey; husband of Doris; father of George, Ann and Eugenie, of Streatham Hill, London.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/36.

SKELTON, John

Known as: 
Jack
Lance Corporal
5668915
No 3 Commando
Royal Sussex Regiment
Killed in action or died of wounds
Lance Corporal John Skelton was killed in action during operations at Vaagso, Norway.
Son of Tom and Clara Skelton of Crookes, Sheffield; husband of Evelyn Skelton, of Sheffield.
 

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