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22 Independent Parachute Company- 6th Airborne Division

D-Day - Order of battle

Commander: Major General Richard N. Gale

Richard N. Gale

 

  22 Independent Parachute Company : Major Francis Gordon Lennox-Boyd
 
Plane #1 (Plane Chalk No. 1)
  Major Francis Gordon Lennox-Boyd (KIA 6 June 44)
  Lieutenant L. Moore (attached from Royal Signals)
  Serjeant L. Drake
  Serjeant Lindores
  Serjeant S. Patterson (Royal Army Medical Corps)
  Corporal Corbett
  Private Beattie (WIA 12 June 44)
  Private Hinchcliffe
  Private R. Newton
  Private T. O'Brien
 
Plane #2 (Plane Chalk No. 2)
  Captain Ian Andrew Tait (KIA 9 June 44)
  Company Serjeant Major Bernard McGuinness (WIA 9 June 44)
  Serjeant Frederick Scogging (KIA 9 June 44)
  Lance-Corporal G. Fairhurst
  Corporal Dodwell
  Corporal Johnston
  Corporal O. Kendall
  Corporal Maw
  Private Edward Sidney Gillum (KIA 9 June 44)
  Private Morrell
 
Plane #3 (Plane Chalk No. 46)
  Lieutenant Robert Edward Vane de Lautour  (KIA 20 June 44)
  Serjeant Ramage
  Lance-Corporal Edward Glenn (KIA 7 June 44)

  Corporal Brooker
  Private Bradley
  Private Brown
  Private Deakin
  Private Hardwick
  Private Mikeson
  Private O'Mahoney
 
Plane #4 (Plane Chalk No. 47)
  Lieutenant D. C. E. Wells
  Serjeant P. Fordyce
  Serjeant M. Wells
  Lance-Corporal Leonard Howarth (KIA 6 June 44)
  Corporal F. Nowell
  Private Challis
  Private Christie
  Private Gordon
  Private Hall
  Private Frederick Arthur "Roxy" Lovatt
 
Plane #5 (Plane Chalk No. 48)
  Lieutenant Robert "Bob" Midwood
  Lance-Serjeant A. Boardman
  Serjeant Leverett
  Serjeant Long
  Lance-Corporal Edward Delaney O'Sullivan (KIA 6 June 44)
  Lance-Corporal R. Hackman
  Lance-Corporal L. Naughton
  Lance-Corporal Ray Povey
  Private Morrisey
  Private Stenham
 
Plane #6 (Plane Chalk No. 49)
  Lieutenant J. Vischer
  Serjeant P. Holly
  Serjeant E. Jordan
  Serjeant A. Kidd
  Serjeant Shacklady
  Serjeant Smith
  Lance-Corporal J. Parry
  Private R. Mitchell
  Private Pritchard
  Private Griff Thomas