Tamera/Cork Wood 8th March 1943

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  1. airborne medic

    airborne medic Very Senior Member

    Today the 8th March a particularly nasty day for the 1st Parachute Brigade in Tunisia - one of the first occasions when they were all in action together and suffered a number of casualties....particularly remembering today:

    1st Parachute Battalion

    L/Corporal A Bowmer Medjez-el-Bab CWGC Cemetery 4A6
    Private D Callaghan NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    Private R Chappell Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4B1
    Sergeant J Colville MM Medjez-el-Bab CWGC Cemetery 4A7
    L/Corporal C Dollin Medjez-el-Bab CWGC Cemetery 4C16
    Private F Duffy Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4B3
    Private R Gosney NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    Private D Hazell NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    Corporal L Kidman MiD Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1C16
    Corporal J Lacey Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1E16
    Private F Richardson Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1C15
    Lieutenant I Sinclair NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    Captain R Stevenson Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1E24
    Corporal W Thomas NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    L/Corporal J Weddell Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1C18
    Private A Wanstall Medjez-el-Bab CWGC Cemetery 4E6

    2nd Parachute Battalion
    Private A Bacon Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B16
    Private G Bigsby Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B12
    Private E Donald Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B17
    Private J Jackson Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B9
    Private G Martin Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B14
    Private J Miles Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4C9
    Captain E Radcliffe Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4C8
    Corporal W Reeves Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 1B19

    3rd Parachute Battalion
    Private V Alford Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4E7
    Private W Blood Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4A14
    Private L Chandler Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4A1
    Lieutenant J Evans Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4E8
    Private J Kitson NKG Medjez-el-Bab Memorial to the Missing
    Private J Lanigan Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4A17
    Lieutenant F Norton Medjez-el-Bab CWGC Cemetery 4A10
    Private T Sanderson Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4A15
    Sergeant D Storer Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 4A16
    Private D Utton Tabarka Ras Rajel CWGC Cemetery 8B3
     

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