Hilton Hardman

This photo is shared by the Trust with kind permission from Cass Davenport, niece of Hilton Hardman

In memory of Hilton Hardman who died fighting in Operation Goodwood at the bridge at Traorn, 19 July 1944.

Normandy Memorial Trust – Additional Information

Operation Goodwood took place between 18-19 July 1944 with units of the British VIII Corps. The operation was planned to open up the country to the east of Caen in order to enable a breakout from the bridgehead where Allied forces were being held up. Advances were made but they did not achieve the final objectives.

FALLEN HEROES

  • HILTON HARDMAN

    Army • LANCE CORPORAL

    King\\\\\\\'s Own Scottish Borderers
    1st Battalion

    DIED 19 July 1944

    AGE 25

    SERVICE NO. 2934668

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