Hordon Ernest Pte 4466781

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Personnel Entry

Pte E Hordon's CWGC headstone.
Pte E Hordon's CWGC headstone.

Name Hordon Ernest
Army number 4466781
Rank Pte
Date of birth Born County Durham - date not yet known.
Age 0
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date as yet. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served Iceland? Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION 29/6/1944 with 10th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet confirmed.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 29-Jun-44.
Home address Resident of County Durham. Son of George and Lucy Hordon, Shildon. Buried Grave IV. C. 14. Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel.
Source table 10DLI