735941 Frederick Bernard TICKLE, MM, Royal Army Medical Corps attached 48 Commando

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    4th Special Service Brigade, 1 Corps

    735941 Private Frederick Bernard TICKLE, ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS attached 48th (ROYAL MARINE) Commando

    June 6th and 7th 1944, ST AUBIN and LANGRUNE

    As medical orderly attached to X Troop, he attended casualties under fire on the beach where he earned the admiration of his whole troop.

    During the street fighting, he repeatedly moved down a street which a German machine-gun was firing on, to rescue wounded men who were lying out in the roadway. He rescued six men in this way.

    Recommended for DCM, awarded MM.

    LG 31 Aug 1944

    WO 373/48-ir1146-pg 89

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