Gardner James Edward Gunner 14245448

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Name Gardner James Edward
Army number 14245448
Rank Gunner
Decorations None known beyond Service Awards
Date of birth Not yet ascertained.
Age (At time of death). Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the General Staff Corps 6/8/1942 and posted to a Primary Training Centre for Basic Training. Transferred to the Royal Artillery 16/9/1942 and posted to the 4th Field Training Regiment. Posted to 1st Reserve Field Regiment 31/12/1942. Posted to 178th Field Regiment 19/1/1943. Posted overseas 10/3/1943. Served India. Posted X List (2) India 22/8/1943. Posted to 178th Field Regiment 23/8/1943. Posted X List (2) 10/11/1944. Posted 178th Field Regiment 4/12/1944. Posted X List (2) India 7/3/1945. Posted 178th Field Regiment 14/3/1945. Posted X List (2) India (date not given). Posted 178th Field Regiment 20/10/1945. Posted X List (2) India 6/10/1945 (possibly a duplicate entry?). Returned to the UK. POsted to the R.A. Depot 9/4/1946. Class B Release 13/4/1946. Posted Y List (7). Relegated to the W/T Reserve 4/5/1946. POsted W/T Reserve B Release 3/5/1946. Demobilised.
Company/Battery Not yet known.
Platoon or other sub-unit Not yet known.
Task or role Details awaited.
Joined Brigade Not yet known.
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War Not so far as is known.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet ascertained.
Home address No family information yet.
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