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Marine, PO/X 100762: MILLNE, William A, Musician, RMB/X 1599: PARSONS, Arthur, Marine, PO/X 102125: PARTRIDGE, John S, Musician, RMB/X 1664: RAY, Benjamin, Marine, PO/X 1187: REGAN, Michael, Marine, PO/X 2428: SMITH, Ronald W, Musician, RMB/X 1133: WITCHELL, Desmond T, Musician, RMB/X 1228:

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END OF CONFRONTATION BETWEEN MALAYSIA AND INDONESIA

The following Royal Marines lost their lives in this campaign:CHAPPELL Reginald Cpl Service Number RM 15686 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 14 May 1938 Age 25 Date of Death 20 February 1964 Killed in Action He was killed whilst approaching a house where his section were to set up an ambush CLARK Ian Campbell Lieutenant 42 Commando Royal Marines 18 March Unit 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 09 March 1937 Age 29 Date of Death 16 March 1966 KIA Op Claret Borneo campaign, near village of Sebedang, Borneo, in action with Indonesian forces during Operation Lively Cricket. COLLINS Thomas Joseph Marine Service Number RM20139: 42 Commando Royal Marines KIA Op Claret Date of Birth 22 March 1940 Age 25 Date of Death 18 March 1966 On the14th May 1992 his remains were flown to the UK for reburial Cemetery Name St Helen's Killed with Lieutenant Clark during Operation Lively Cricket. CUNNINGHAM Robert James Rank Cpl Service Number RM 17020 Unit JQ 3 Cdo Bde RM Date of Birth 01 February 1939 Age 26 Date of Death 10 March 1965Cemetery Name Mount Vernon Crematorium Singapore Name on the National Roll of Honour and the Armed Forces Memorial DANELLS Peter John Godfrey Corporal RM 19528 40 Commando Royal Marines Date of Birth 16 August 1941 Age 24 Date of Death 04 November 1965 He was hit on the temple by a piece of shrapnel on Operation Claret – ANGEL’S Kiss a cross border operation. DAVIDSON Peter Forbes Rank Sgt Service Number RM 17455 Unit 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 10 April 1941 Age 23 Date of Death 11 February 1965. He accidentally triggered a claymore mine used as part of the camp defences at Serudong River Line while serving with 6 Troop DEERING Mark Anthony Marine Service Number RM 20642 Rank Marine Unit 40 Commando RM Date of Birth 28 October 1942 Age 22 Date of Death 30 October 1964 FOSTER Cecil Wylie, Sergeant Service Number RM 10369. 42 Commando Royal Marines Date of Birth 14 February 1926 Age 40 Date of Death 13 March 1966 FREEMANTLE John Rank Cpl Service Number RM 21042Unit HQ 3 Cdo Bde RM Date of Birth 18 September 1944 Age 22 Date of Death 25 January 1967 GILLINGHAM Graham John Marine 42 Commando Royal Marines Service Number RM 20270 42 Cdo RM Date of Birth 24 October 1942 Age 20 Date of Death 24 December 1962 Accidental shooting . HANNAH Rowan Corporal RM 10454 42 Royal Marine Commando Date of Birth 28 May 1928 Age 37 Date of Death 19 April 1966 HIND Joseph Temple Osborne Rank Cpl Service Number RM 20875 Unit 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 09 June 1940 Age 23 Date of Death 13 April 1964 JONES Kenneth Cpl Service Number RM 13883Unit 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 05 April 1939 Age 23 Date of Death 24 June 1962 He joined as a Boy Bugler in 1954. He served on HMS Eagle as a Boy & HMS Ceylon as a marine. He died after a short illness during his 2nd tour with 42 Commando. MARRIOTT Michael Corporal RM 17999 40 Commando Royal Marines Date of Birth 03 June 1942 Age 21 Date of Death 01 January 1964 Killed in McCREA Edward Marine Service Number RM 17368 Unit 42 Commando RM Date of Birth 30 April 1941 Age 22 Date of Death 13 April 1964 Killed in Action,

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Profile for Tollesbury - Village of the Plough and Sail

Soldier an' Sailor too  

Celebrating the achievements of the Royal Marines.

Soldier an' Sailor too  

Celebrating the achievements of the Royal Marines.

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