Grave marker of Lance-Corporal Mark Read, 'A' Squadron, 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), Italy, 1943
Photograph by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), World War Two, Italy, 1943.
Mark Read, a member of a Sherman tank crew, was killed in action on 5 October 1943, in the Termoli area. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission records his burial at the Sangro River War Cemetery.
From an album containing 242 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).
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