CHITTY, Wyndham Roland, G.P.

Known as: 
first name seen elsewhere as William
Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
3 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Service: 
Army
Number: 
6844883
P.O.W. number: 
1170
Lance Sergeant Wyndham Chitty was reported missing 19 August 1942 during operations at Dieppe, France, later found to be prisoner of war. [1][1a].
1944 reported back in the UK [2].
Post war member of the Commando Association [3].
 
Sources
[1] Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/52.
[1a] Prisoners of War / Nation Archives file WO392/1.
[2] Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/82.
[3] Obituaries in Commando Association newsletter 75 issued Sept. 1982 (forenames as William Roland).
Deaths registered in Bexley April-June 1982 (forenames as Wyndham Roland G.P.)
German Record Cards of British POWs / National Archives file WO416/65/89 (forenames as Wyndham).
 

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