MG059(P) Lt. Jimmy Cleminson
King & Country
Lt. Cleminson was in charge of No.5 Platoon of “B” Company, 3 Para during the Arnhem operation. As he led his platoon forward a German Citroen Staff Car suddenly appeared at a road junction. He and his men opened fire riddling the vehicle and killing all its occupants including a German General...Only later did he discover that the senior officer was none other than the German commander of the Arnhem area...General Friedrich Kussin!