Tom Heard No.2 Cdo, Dick Minnett No.1 Cdo & Chindit, Des Crowden No.5 Cdo
Owner: Mark Heard
Major Bill Copland ,Lt Johnny Roderick , and others
No.2 Commando on board the Ulster Monarch June 1941.. Major Copland, awarded the DSO at St. Nazaire, nearest the camera and Lt Johnny Roderick, awarded the MC at St. Nazaire, to his right. The photo is from the album of Major William Oranmore 'Bill' Copland DSO of No.2 Cdo. Photo courtesy of his son Peter Copland. Posted by Pete R.
Update 13/12/11 from Pete R. "This photo was also discovered in the collection of John Kenneth Emmerson who served in No.2 Cdo at this time. This photo, and other similar photos and negatives found, give the additional details which are now added to this photo - Inveraray on the Ulster Monarch June 1941.