L/Sgt. Richard O'Brien DCM, MM
L/Sgt Richard O'Brien, No. 2 Commando 2 troop, one of the men who returned from Operation Chariot, the raid on St Nazaire. He was awarded the DCM for his actions during Operation Musketoon just 6 months later. The following year he was awarded the Military Medal for his gallantry between the 10th and 18th Sept. 1943 during the battles of Salerno, Dragone Hill, and Piegolette .
Owner: Geoff Murray