Maurice was the manager of the butchers shop in Fore Street, next to the Kings Arms, Ivybridge. Always a keen gardener he became the Honorary Secretary of the Ivybridge Gardening Association. He was originally a Sergeant in the regular Home Guard but was demoted to private before joining the Patrol.
Remembered as a large man he once drove an Austin 7 from Aberdeen to Newport, South Wales, in a day.
|Unit or location||Role||Posted from||until|
|Ugborough Patrol||Patrol member||30 May 1940||03 Dec 1944|
Maurice married Gladys Roskilly in 1929 and after her death married Mary Hambley in 1942.
TNA ref WO199/3391