Private Gordon Hubert Frank "Gordy" Budden
12 Feb 1923 - 07 Jul 1944
|Unit or location||Role||Posted from||until|
|Manswood Patrol||Patrol member||15 Feb 1942||14 Apr 1943|
|Operation Bulbasket||SAS combatant||Unknown||03 Dec 1944|
Living with parents Sidney & Beatrice, Market gardeners
Manswood, Moor Crichel, Dorset
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.
TNA ref WO199/3391
Western Gazette 1945 & 1947 & 1948