JAMES PETER CORBETT
44th Reconnaissance Corps, Royal Armoured Corps
(attached 7th Battalion The Queen`s Own Royal West Kent Regiment)
CESENA WAR CEMETERY VI, C, 4.
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Son of Clarence Skinner Corbett and Dorothy Grace Corbett, of Chingford, Essex.
James was awarded the Military Cross
SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE, 29 APRIL, 1941
The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned for
distinguished services in the field: — James Peter CORBETT (182420).
"You never came back to the garden,
but the lilies still grow,
filling the air with their fragrance,
as they did so long ago"
Photographs courtesy of A. Lawson