Sergeant Peter Quinn served as Section Commander in the SP Troop, Mortars of 1st Airborne Recce Squadron, Reconnaissance Corps. He took part in the Battle of Arnhem, during Op Market Garden.
Sergeant Quinn was awarded the Military Medal for his actions during the Battle (see citation).
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