Lance Corporal Henry Greer

08 Jun 1944

Lance Corporal Henry Greer served with 1st (Airborne) Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles.

He went by glider on Operation Overlord to Normandy on the evening of 6 June 1944 at LZ N, near Ranville, and was initially deployed to extend the southern sector of the bridgehead.

L/Cpl Greer was Killed in Action on 8 June 1944 aged 21 years. He was given a field burial in Longueval France, before later being interned at Ranville War Cemetery.

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