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1st Special Service Brigade

D-Day - Order of battle

Commanding Officer: Brigadier Simon Christopher Joseph Fraser, Lord Lovat

Lord Lovat

Peter Young

Robert W. Dawson

Philippe Kieffer

 
No. 3 Commando: Lt. Colonel Peter J. Young
  Second-in-Command: Major John B.V. Pooley
  Adjutant: Captain Wardle
  Intelligence Officer: Lieutenant C.G.C. Rae
  Signal Officer: Lieutenant Skelly
  Liaison Officer:
  Medical Officer : Captain E.L. Moore
  Chaplain : Captain/Reverend C. Pritchard
  Regimental Sergeant Major:
    1 Troop: Captain C.E.A. Collins
    2 Troop: Captain Bartholomew
    3 Troop: Captain Eric R. Westley
    4 Troop: Captain B. D. Butler
    5 Troop: Captain Woyevodsky
    6 Troop: Captain John Alderson
 
No. 4 Commando: Lt. Colonel Robert W. Dawson
  Second-in-Command:
    A Troop: Captain A. M. Thorburn
    B Troop:
    C Troop: Captain David C. W. Style
    D Troop: Major Pat A. Porteous
    E Troop: Captain Hutchison Burt
    F Troop: Captain Len N. Coulson
 
No. 6 Commando: Lt. Colonel Derek Mill-Roberts
  Second-in-Command: Major Charles Courtenay Coade
    1 Troop: Captain Marshall John Adam Leaphard
    2 Troop: Captain Alan Creswell Holman Pyman
    3 Troop: Major D. Colquhoun
    4 Troop: Captain Thompson
    5 Troop: Captain Reginald J. Emery
    6 Troop: Captain Clark Edmond John Leaphard
 
No. 45 (Royal Marine) Commando: Lt. Colonel Charles Ries
  Second-in-Command: Major W. N. Gray
    A Troop: Captain Captain E. E. Grewcock
    B Troop: Captain Captain N. G. Michael
    C Troop: Major J. N. Rushworth
    D Troop: Captain A. A. Scott
    E Troop: Captain I. N. Beadle
    F Troop: Captain A. W. Neaves
 
No. 10 (Inter-Allied) French Commando: Capitaine de Corvette Philippe Kieffer
  Second-in-Command:
    1 Troop: Lieutenant Guy Vourch
    8 Troop: Lieutenant Alex Lofi
    K Gun Troop: Lieutenant Pierre Amaury