McGough Denis Cpl 4455356

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Name McGough Denis
Army number 4455356
Rank Cpl
Date of birth Born County Durham 1920/21.
Age 20
Unit Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date - but probably April/May 1939, Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served BEF. Taken Prisoner of War - notified via Red Cross 20/6/1940. DIED whilst in German hands 15/7/41.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War Yes (no details available of Camp or Number).
Died/Killed in action 15-Jul-41
Home address Resident of County Durham. Apparently died as PoW. Son of Charles and Annie McGough, Husband of Dora McGough, Tudhoe Colliery. Buried Grave 4. D. 11. Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery.
Source table 10DLI