Barkham Geoffrey George Arnold 2/Lt 132294
Name Barkham Geoffrey George Arnold
Army number 132294
Date of birth Not yet known.
Unit Emergency Commission as 2/Lt in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment 25/5/1940. Attached to Durham Light Infantry, Posted to 11th Bn DLI 21/6/1940. Posted Brancepeth I.T.C. 24/9/1940. Served with SoE as an agent in Crete in 1944. Prisoner of War.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Platoon Commander.
Joined Brigade 01-Jun-40
Promotions W/S Lt 25/11/1941. T/Captain 15/2/1944.
Prisoner of War No trace of his Camp or prisoner number in the PoW records.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Source table 11DLI
To read an account of SoE activity in Crete, which includes material from Captain Barkham, please click here.