Barnsley James Gunner 3197885
Name Barnsley James
Army number 3197885
Decorations None known beyond Service Awards.
Date of birth Not yet investigated.
Age (At time of death). Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the King's Own Scottish Borderers 12/2/1942. Transferred to the Royal Artillery and posted to the 1st Mountain Regiment 25/7/1943. Placed on Y List 6/11/1943. Transferred to 145 Field Regiment 13/6/1944. Listed for Draft REPPS 10/10/1944. Posted to 54 RHU 13/10/1944. Posted to 143 RHU 17/10/1944. Posted to 31 RHU 27/10/1944. Posted to 46 RHU Depot RA 11/12/1944. Transferred to the Royal Berkshire Regiment 11/12/1944 and posted to the 6th Battalion. Re-transferred to the Royal Artillery and posted to the RA Depot 26/3/1945. Posted to 39 RA Training Regiment 24/6/1945. Posted to the RA Depot 12/10/1946. Release Y List (7) 20/11/1946. Relegated to Z (T) Reserve 14/1/1947. Discharged under TA Regulations Para 204 (6) 13/10/1948. Re-enlisted in the Royal Engineers as a Regular soldier - for 5 years with the Colours and 7 on the Reserve on 14/10/1948 with Army Number 22248578.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action
Tracer Card found for this soldier on Ancestry.co.uk. No Royal Artillery Tracer Card found for this soldier on Ancestry.co.uk