Keith Castellain Douglas

Captain Keith Douglas served with the Royal Armoured Corps, in 2nd Battalion, in the Nottinghamshire (Sherwood Rangers) Yeomanry, and died on 9 June 1944.

He is regarded as one of the foremost war poets of the Second World War. His story is narrated by former officer in the Grenadier Guards, author of 'The Junior Officers’ Reading Club' & barrister, Patrick Hennessey.

 

FALLEN HEROES

  • KEITH CASTELLAIN DOUGLAS

    Army • CAPTAIN

    Royal Armoured Corps
    Nottinghamshire (Sherwood Rangers) Yeomanry

    DIED 09 June 1944

    AGE 24

    SERVICE NO. 170611

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