I am researching the circumstances leading to the death of the above, a distant relative of mine. Horace was the son of Horace and Florence...
Personal Number: 3709301
Name: G WHITBREAD, MM
Unit: 5 King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
London Gazette : 20 December 1940...
Captain THIRKELL-WHITE, DEREK JOHN PLANTAGENET
Service Number 73116
Died Between 14/11/1943 and 15/11/1943
William Allen GOODY
1939/45 Star – Unnamed as issued
Burma Star – Unnamed as issued
War Medal 1939/45 – Unnamed as issued
I am currently researching Vivian Stanley Woodward who was initially recommended for a DCM but was awarded the MM in June 1944 for gallantry...
Is there anyone with any knowledge of the following individuals who I believe were POW;s with my father in Stalag VIIIB Lamsdorf and may have been...
I have seen previous forum posts regarding the Battle of Keren entitled 'Battle of Keren: Toughest of them All?' on WW2Talk (Battle of Keren:...
BUTTERWORTH, JOHN STRICKLAND
Date of Death:
My grandfather served with the above throughout operation Thursday. He was one of the 'lucky' survivors, staying until the end despite having...
Hi, new member Caz65 (Carol in Leeds, West Yorkshire) - already posted this in my introduction today but it was suggested I post in the...
Been researching my late grandfather Eric William Adams' military history, I discovered that he served with the 7th Battalion King's...
Hi All! Firstly, I would like to say thank you for such a wonderful forum with such knowledgeable contributers!
A few weeks ago my husband and I...
Researching a casualty who died/KiA on
Saturday 1 June 1940
serving in the
2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters
PARROTT, JOHN ARTHUR
Date of Death:
King's Own Royal Regiment...
Nationality: United Kingdom
Regiment/Service: King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
Unit Text: 2nd...
My Great Uncle, Stanley Ellis, was a Corporal in the King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) and died around the 26th May at Dunkirk. I know...
Need assistance on Who/Where/What/How for this man who is on the Australian Commemorative Roll which is for those "Australians" who died in other...
Looking for an incident on this date that killed 10 members of the Bn who are listed on the Brookwood Memorial as having no known grave.
Help needed to build a picture of Pte Leslie Hammond, 4078472, King’s Own Royal Regiment who was killed on <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns =...
My father was a gunner on the S.S. ORION from 1941 until 1945. He enlisted in the King's Own Royal Regiment on 12th Sept. 1940 and was posted to...
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