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Silvertop, David Arthur Henry

Date of death:
September 25th, 1944 (Sint Anthonis)
Buried on:
Commonwealth War Graves Sint Anthonis
Grave: 4.
Nationality:
British (1801-present, Kingdom)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 1942
"He has shown outstanding gallantry and coolness in action during the whole operation. He has been in the thick of fighting, had his tank hit several times and has never shown the slightest sign of worry."
Military Cross (MC)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
3rd Royal Tank Regiment, 29th Armoured Brigade, 11th Armoured Division, British Army
Awarded on:
October 19th, 1944

Posthumously awarded
Distinguished Service Order (DSO)

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