Holt John Gunner 3536211
Name Holt John
Army number 3536211
Decorations None known beyond Service Awards
Date of birth Not yet ascertained.
Age (At time of death). Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the Manchester Regiment 12/9/1940 and underwent Basic Training. Posted to ? Battalion. Transferred to the Royal Artillery 1/11/1941 and posted to the 88th Anti-Tank Regiment. Posted to Number 40 Reinforcement Holding Unit Draft REMST 10/8/1944. Served Normandy and North West Europe? Posted Draft CMH2N 14/8/1944. Posted X List (4) H 17/8/1944. Posted X List (I) 21st Army Group 3/3/1945. Repatriated to the UK. Posted Y Release 15/12/1945. Relegated to the Z. T. Reserve 27/2/1946. Demobilised. (The Tracer Card contains the entry that Gunner Holt was posted to the X List (4) H 10/8/1946, implying a hospital spell. However, it appears by then he had been released from service, so, unless the date has been written incorrectly, there is no immediate explanation for that entry).
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Task or role Details awaited.
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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.
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