PPA Sanders, Edgar Clarence

Eastern Approaches
By Fitzroy MaClean
3 Commando: Helmand Assault
By Ewen Southby-Tailyour

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Sanders
  • FORENAME
Edgar Clarence
  • UNIT
PPA R Patrol
  • RANK
Sergeant
  • NUMBER
598
  • AWARD
Military Medal
  • PLACE
North Africa with LRDG 1941 (rank Gunner)
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit 34 Anti Tank Battery,2 NZEF (also served LRDG)
born 29.12.1915 Christchurch,New Zealand
resided 36 Cecil Street,Christchurch,New Zealand
elisted 26.10.1939 Aldershot
seaman in civilian life
joined PPA May 1943 from LRDG (T Patrol)
died 5.1.1987 New Zealand
"A great and likeable character.Hardly to be described as the best dressed man in town" (Popski)
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