Longstaff John Pte 4468185

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Name Longstaff John
Army number 4468185
Rank Private.
Decorations Not known.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age Not known.
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry - exact date not yet confirmed. Served Normandy. Transferred to the Dorset Regiment 28/8/1944.
Company/Battery Not yet confirmed.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Not known.
Joined Brigade Not known.
Promotions Not known.
Wounded Not as far as is known.
Prisoner of War Not as far as is known.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
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Private Longstaff's transfer to the Dorset Regiment suggests that he was a member of 11th DLI, but this has yet to be confirmed. Family assistance with relevant information wouold be most welcome, as well as checking the information set out above.