John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Leroy
  • FORENAME
Jacques
  • UNIT
4 SAS
  • RANK
Caporal
  • NUMBER
31681
  • DATE OF DEATH
26th August 1944
  • AGE
21
  • GRAVESITE
SAS War Memorial,Sennecey-le-Grand,France
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit 2 Regiment de Chasseurs Parachutistes
born 23.11.1922 Crozon
FFL July 1940
1 CIA
qualified parachutist,Ringway April 1941
L Detachment SAS (1 CCP) 1942 (Soldat)
1 SAS (C Squadron) 1942 (Soldat)
1 CCP,UK 10.12.1942-25.4.1943
Caporal 8.8.1943
Op.Dingson
Op.Paris - jeep deliveries - died Bougival,Paris,France
 

DATE OF DEATH:

26-Aug-1944
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