CHINDITS 1943 Nimmo, William (Bill)

Setting Europe Ablaze
By Sir Douglas Dodds-Parker

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Nimmo

  • FORENAME
William (Bill)

  • UNIT
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Force Demolition Officer)

  • RANK
A/Major

  • NUMBER
    101335

  • AWARD
Military Cross

  • PLACE
Burma 1943

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 21.3.1918 Falkirk,Stirlingshire
educated Fettes College
educated Trinity College,Cambridge
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (TA)
called up 1939 (while student)
51st (Highland) Division
Commandos
Chindits 1943 (M.C.)
Chindits 1944
Force 136,SOE 1945 (MiD)
graduated Edinburgh University 1945 (LL.B) (also B.A. - date ?)
solicitor postwar
married Anne (2 sons)
died 19.4.1997

 
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