Normandy 4th Battalion (Armoured)Coldstream Guards casualty group

Normandy 4th Battalion (Armoured)Coldstream Guards casualty group

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Normandy 4th Battalion (Armoured) Coldstream Guards casualty Group

Guardsman 2661250 Guardsman Frank Brook died of wounds  20th August 1944.

on the back of the photo its typed shot by sniper hit in the back and died later in hospital.

Buried in Bayeux war Cemetery 

4th Battalion Coldstream Guards were part of the 6th Guards Tank Brigade. 

On 20 July 1944, the 6th Guards Brigade were landed at Gold and Juno beaches before going in to action in the Battle of Normandy in the Bocage in operation Bluecoat 30th July to 4th August 1944