22 SAS Norry, Robert Keith

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Norry
  • FORENAME
Robert Keith
  • UNIT
D Squadron (16 Troop)
  • RANK
Corporal
  • NUMBER
23462555
  • DATE OF DEATH
30th January 1962
  • AGE
23
  • GRAVESITE
Tidworth Military Cemetery,Tidworth,Wiltshire Plot F Grave 23
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Parachute Regiment
born 22.7.1938
died UK (accident)
 

DATE OF DEATH:

30-Jan-1962
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Mac McGookin

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Robert Keith Norry

The Clock Tower at Stirling Lines was purchased to honour Keith who as killed in a tragic freefall parachuting accident from 34,000 ft on 30th Jan 1962 on Salisbury Plain..The Wo & Sgts Mess & The Officers Mess donated ?50 Guineas each along with a large donation from a local company purchased the clock.It was relocated to to the Regiments new base at Credenhill on 24th Feb 1999
 
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