HEARN, William Herbert

Rank: 
Private
Unit / Base: 
3 Commando
8 Commando
'Special Air Service'
Regiment/Corps: 
Devonshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5625251
Died : 
Tuesday, October 5, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
26
Private William Hearn died during operations at Termoli, Italy with the Special Raiding Squadron having left the Commando. A shell hit the truck that he was sitting in.
Service 
No. 3 Commando 'A' Troop; No.8 Commando, 4 Special Service Battalion; 'B' Bn. Layforce; Middle East Commando; 1st SAS; Special Raiding Squadron.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/57 and WO417/69.
[Service] The SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour 1941 -1947. 
 

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