Richard Frost      

Servicenumber : 5780687
Rank : Lance Corporal
Regiment : The Parachute Regiment
Unit : 156 Battalion
Date of Death : Between 18-09-1944 and 25-09-1944
Age : 23
Grave :
Richard Frost was married to O.M. Frost of Colliers, Wood, Surrey. He served with the carries platoon of HQ Company. Frost landed on 17 september 1944 near Wolfheze, as part of the advance party of 156 Battalion. According to John O'Reilly, author of ''From Delhi to Arnhem', Frost was killed on 18 september 1944 by a gunshot wound to the throat. 
Frost has no known grave. His name is on panel 8 of the Groesbeek Memorial, which commemorates by name more than 1000 soldiers who died during te campaign in north-west Europe between the time of crossing the Seine at the end of August 1944 and the end of the war in Europe, and whose graves are not known.
 
Sources: Website CWGC and 'From Delhi to Arnhem'

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