EOD Cashford, Noel

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Cashford
  • FORENAME
Noel
  • UNIT
HMS Vernon,Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
  • RANK
Lieutenant
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Member of the Order of the British Empire
  • PLACE
1946
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 1.9.1922 Tunbridge Wells,Kent
R.N.V.R. (Ordinary Seaman)
HMS Pembroke,Chatham
HMS Volcano (bomb disposal training),Holmbrook Hall,Cumberland
HMS Vernon (Naval Bomb and Mine Disposal Unit),Portsmouth
demobilised 1947
salesman,Kenning Motor Group mid 1950s - 1987 (retired)
author "All Mine" and "Ticking Clock" (memoirs)
author "All Theirs" and "Bang" (others recollections)
author "Courage Beyond Duty" due for posthumous publication
married Brenda 1945 (2 sons)
died 12.1.2011
 
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