Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Dunkley
Initials:   R.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  2344563
Notes:   CMP. 200 Pro Coy. Elisted in the Royal Corps of Signals, 25/4/41 transferred to CMP. 28/4/45 Died. He was born and resided in Yorkshire. Unit War Diary, 200 Pro Coy CMP, WO 170/70140. He was shot when checking 2 Italian men and 2 women who were breaking curfew. The two men drew pistols and opened fire on L/Cpl Dunkley killing him and severely wounding his companion. Inscription on gravestone: Until we meet again I'll see you in the morning sun and in all things beautiful. Ronald Dunkley.

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 28th April 1945
Company: 200 PRO COY
Cemetery: CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY   ITALY
CWGC Search:
Grave Photograph
Map