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I only have limited knowledge but believe he was with A Troop. He was from Burnley, Lancashire. I know he landed on Sword Beach on D-Day but all I have is ...

Royal Marine Commandos attached to 3rd Division move inland from Sword Beach on the Normandy coast, 6 June 1944.

... A & D Troops were to follow E & B and would eventually pass through them, when they reached the sea, to take some enemy positions to the east.

Sword Beach, Normandy

Royal Marine Commandos taking part in a Remembrance Day service on Plymouth Hoe in 2011

[Photos; Above Left, A Troop 45 Commando July 1945, courtesy of John McCabe. Sgt Peter Maxwell 2nd from right in 2nd row. Above Right, B Troop in Portsmouth ...

Royal Marines during a landing exercise in Gosport, in 2015

A Royal Marines Commando holds a PD-100 Personal Reconnaissance System with the Black Hornet

Archive Video Of The D-Day Normandy Landings

As a commando, you will visit places you have not yet heard of, but

Drawn up by Julian Thompson from information in A Short History of the Royal Marines, published by the Royal Marines Historical Society.

Royal Marines speak of 'horrible' reality of life on patrol in Afghanistan

Fatalities among Royal Marine trainees are freakishly ...

Royal Marines in Afghanistan in January 2009

[Photos; Above Left, A Troop 45 Commando July 1945, courtesy of John McCabe. Sgt Peter Maxwell 2nd from right in 2nd row. Above Right, B Troop in Portsmouth ...

Royal Marines Afghanistan

Library at the National Maritime Museum

Royal Marines in Sangin, Afghanistan, 2010

Royal Marines parade in the streets of Chania in Crete following the occupation of the island by the Great Powers (Britain, France, Italy, Germany, ...

Queen Elizabeth II meets Capt. Philippa Tattersall, the first woman Army Commando on the

The Commando Flash and dagger worn on the sleeve

Fall in the value of sterling since the EU referendum has added up to £700m


Colour photograph of a marine with an anti-tank weapon pointed at the camera. A British Royal ...

A Royal Marines team boards US Navy destroyer USS O'Bannon.

Nurses of a field hospital ...

Royal Marines in 1972

Vincent Horton takes a ride on a Royal Marine Offshore Raiding Craft

Roy Bennett Legion d'Honneur

A Royal Marine stands beside a tree to sight in his weapon during a training exercise.

Lieutenant Commander Bertram Lambert (left), of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, is. The archive of a British D-Day ...

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Ciaran Maxwell stashed anti-personnel mines, mortars, ammunition and 14 pipe bombs

Eight Historical Archives That Will Spill New Secrets

By Trevor K. Plante

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Major General John Tupper His Majesty's Marine Forces.

Will of Henry Walker Thorp, 1880 (ADM 48/107)

The role of 5 Signal Wireless Group included creating mass fake radio traffic for British land forces as part of Fortitude North, while 3103rd Signal ...

Al and Claire

Royal Marines were capable of fighting at sea or on dry land. (Image source

A Royal Marine service record (ADM 159/114)

us troops of the first army

These are the orders for Operation Neptune, the naval part of Operation Overlord. They


Queen Victoria pictured c1862 during her period of mourning after the death of her husband,

1953 42 Commando Royal Marines

Theresa May must search for missing archive papers, say human rights groups

Eric Carter, 94, gets to grips with a Royal Marine Jackal vehicle

Make History

The execution of Charles I. (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)

Commando Veterans Archive

D-Day mulberry harbour. Credit US National Archives

Boarding procedures demonstrated by Royal Marines on the frigate HMS Somerset in the Persian Gulf, in 2004

Will of William Abrams, 1796 (ADM 48/1)

Hearts of Oak, Tunics of Red – 10 Amazing Facts About the Royal Marines of the Napoleonic Wars

Prince Harry gives RALLYING SPEECH to Royal marines in Devon

Veteran Trevor Stacy meets members of the Royal Marines

Peter Jackson's new WW1 film

Private of Marines, 1815.

Royal Navy 'does not keep sea monster sighting archive'

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Royal Marines Commandos practised their mountaineering skills at almost the westernmost tip of Britain.

Recruiting poster for the Royal Naval Division

reinforcements disembarking

The Royal Marines

'We must provide a balance between the safety of ...

Prince Charles wearing a Sam Browne and lanyard while visiting The Parachute Regiment

USS Massachusetts (BB-59), Fitted Out by Navy Yard, Boston

Elizabeth Woodville and Edward IV

Faces of the Second World War

Former Royal Marine Les Budding, right, stands with Philip Collins, 62, who

Understanding Naval Service Records - Findmypast - Genealogy, Ancestry, History blog from Findmypast

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Royal Naval Reservists Philip Caines, Bob Bonnell, Peter Quirck, and Ernest Hillier,

Royal Marines-State of Mind

We look forward to seeing you there!

They called Operation Aubery one of the finest and most spectacular exploits of the Royal Marine Commandos, but it wasn't all smooth sailing.

Royal Naval Reservists from HMS Calypso, n.d.

They Shall Not Grow Old

D-day anniversary will draw world leaders to Normandy | World news | The Guardian

Wren Aircraft Mechanics; Wren Telegraphists in Colombo

Vietnam War

The Architecture of the Veil: an archive of old Damascus

Canadian soldiers land on Courseulles beach in Normandy, on June 6, 1944 as Allied

US marines make 24-year-old first woman to lead an infantry platoon

WWII pilot marks 100th birthday with iconic Spitfire flight

Royal Marines welcome MV Boudicca into Poole

The Role of the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy in D-Day

american troops with their equipment