William Ernest Liddell Richardson

Personnel header
Driver IC William Ernest Liddell Richardson
Life dates
19 Dec 1917 - 07 Jul 1944

Son of William Ernest Black Richardson and Annie Neil Richardson of Cowdenbeath, Fife

Unit or location Role Posted from until
Royal Scots Scout Section Scout Section Driver 07 Jul 1941 19 Mar 1943
Operation Bulbasket SAS combatant 11 Jun 1944 03 Jul 1944
The Royal Army Service Corps
Military number
Commissioned or Enlisted
15 Sep 1939
Other information

He served with British Expeditionary Force.
Killed in Action B Squad 1st SAS in Operation Bulbasket. He is buried at Rom Communal Cemetery in France alongside his fallen comrades. Service number 92635.
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.


SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour

TNA ref WO417/89 British Army Casualty Lists