Lieutenant Robert M Nelson

28 Mar 1945

Lieutenant Robert Nelson, son of William and Mary (nee Benzie) Nelson, of Glasgow, served with 7th (Light Infantry) Parachute Battalion. He took part in the Rhine Crossing, during Op Varsity.

Lieutenant Nelson died on 28 March 1945, aged 40 years old. He is now buried at Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Kleve, Germany.


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Robert M Nelson

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Roy Nelson said:
I am the last surviving nephew of Lt. R.M. Nelson. For more information about him, his brother Lt. Graham Nelson, or his father Col. William Nelson OBE, do not hesitate to contact me.
Alex Collins said:
Hi Roy,
Very interested to make contact, not sure how though?!
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