Gubbins SOE
By Peter Wilkinson, Joan Bright Astley
John Rickwood
John Robertson

John Rickwood

John Edward Welsh (Rickie) Rickwood
born 12.2.1917 Portsmouth,Hampshire
son of William Edward and Cordelia Edith (nee Welsh) Rickwood
resided Ashampstead,Firle Road,Seaford,Sussex
student cadet, Hurstpierpoint College OTC
commissioned 2Lt 23.11.1938 Perham,Devon
8 Bn Royal Tank Regiment,R.A.C.
WS Lieutenant 1.1.1941
A/Captain 18.1.1941
PPA (R Patrol) December 1943
WS Captain (78779)
WIA 21.6.1944 Italy
PPA (Admin Officer) on return to duty
PPA (2IC) 4.5.1945
posted as GSO 3 (Ops) 1.9.1945
Captain and H/Major,Regular Army Reserve of Officers 23.11.1948 - 29.12.1956
Canadian Army Reserve of Officers
died September 1974 North Carolina,U.S.A.

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