Living with parents Sidney & Beatrice, Market gardeners
Left Auxiliary Units 14 Apr 1943 to join H.M Forces. Killed in Action B Squad 1st SAS in Operation Bulbasket. He is buried at Rom Communal Cemetery in France. Service number 7958191.
British Army Casualty Lists report on 4 July 1944 he had previously reported missing believed to be a prisoner of war but was now reported not missing. He was reported killed in action on or shortly after 7 July 1944.