No.2 Platoon, "A" Company, 13th Parachute Battalion, taken outside Salisbury Cathedral, probably in October 1943. Click here for a full-size (441kb) photograph. If you can put any names to the remaining faces, email to pegasusarchive@googlemail.com.

 

Back row (left to right): Corporal Geaves, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Lance-Corporal Thomas Ronald Thresher (died of a heart attack in Somerset on 08/06/64, aged 47), Unknown, Sergeant Russell, Unknown, Lance-Corporal Birchall.

 

Middle row: Unknown, Private Tarry (or possibly Lance-Corporal Joseph Phillips, KIA 19/08/44 by a German sniper in Putot-en-Auge), Unknown, Unknown, Private Alan Francis Gregory (KIA 22/08/44), Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, William Jackson, Bernard John D'Oyly.

 

Front row: Unknown, Sergeant Ernest O'Brien, Sergeant Frank Chadwick (KIA 03/01/45), Lieutenant Gordon Harry O'Brien-Hitching (KIA 12/07/44), Sergeant William Greendale (KIA 03/01/45), Sergeant McGrath, Corporal Stan Braddock (Died 18/09/97).