Read More Service History Date not known Royal Army Service Corps (Captain) Date not knownAttached The 1st Battalion The Parachute Regiment (1 PARA) (Captain) Operations Event North Africa (Operation Torch) On 12 November the 3rd Parachute Battalion (3 Para Bn) jumped onto and seized the vital airfield at Bone between Algiers and Tunis, arriving barely before German paratroopers deployed for the same mission. Decorations MC 1943 Share Share on FacebookTweet this on Twitter Add content to this article Latest Comments There are currently no comments for this content. Add your comment Add Comment In order to add comments you must be registered with ParaData. If you are currently a ParaData member please login. If you are not currently a ParaData member but wish to get involved please register.