RAN BEACH COMMANDOS Band, John Morrel

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Band
  • FORENAME
John Morrel
  • UNIT
R.A.N.R. (HMAS Basilisk) (Beach Party)
  • RANK
Lieutenant Commander
  • NUMBER
  • DATE OF DEATH
23rd September 1943
  • AGE
41
  • GRAVESITE
Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery,Papua New Guinea B5.C.23
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 22.3.1902
son of John Oliver and Margaret Band
husband of Violet Band,Harlow,Essex,England
enlisted 1.9.1939
award Navy Cross (US) (posthumous)
KIA New Guinea (Battle of Scarlet Beach)
 
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