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|Rank=Major
 
|Rank=Major
 
|Date of birth=1/7/1898
 
|Date of birth=1/7/1898
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|Age=49 at the time of his death.
|Unit=Commissioned as 2/Lt - unattached list Indian Army 29/6/1916, Posted Indian Army 17/7/1916, Retired 28/7/1922.  Captain - Reserve of Officers General List 18/8/1934, Employed - DLI 24/8/1939, 30th I.T.C. Blandford, Durham Light Infantry - Captain 23/9/1940, Posted 11th Bn DLI 24/9/1940, Iceland, Posted No 6 Primary Training Centre 4/8/1942, Unemployed list as Hon Major 1945, Relinquished Commission on age grounds 1/7/1948 as Hon Major.
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|Unit=Commissioned as 2/Lt - unattached list Indian Army 29/6/1916Posted Indian Army 17/7/1916Retired 28/7/1922.  Captain - Reserve of Officers General List 18/8/1934Employed (embodiment day) - DLI 24/8/1939.  Posted to 30th I.T.C. BlandfordDurham Light Infantry - Captain 23/9/1940Posted to the 11th Battalion DLI 24/9/1940.  Served IcelandPosted to No 6 Primary Training Centre 4/8/1942Unemployed list as Hon Major 1945Relinquished Commission on age grounds 1/7/1948 as Honorary Major.
 
|Source table=11DLI
 
|Source table=11DLI
|Company/Battery=Bn HQ
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|Company/Battery=Battalion HQ.
|Task or role=2 i/c until 4/8/1942,
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|Task or role=Battalion 2 i/c until 4/8/1942.
|Joined Brigade=24-Sep-40
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|Joined Brigade=24-Sep-40.
|Promotions=Lt Indian Army 29/7/1917, A/Captain and Adjutant 8/8/1918, Captain 29/6/1920, T/Major 20/8/1940, A/Major 3/3/1943
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|Promotions=Lt Indian Army 29/7/1917, A/Captain and Adjutant 8/8/1918, Captain 29/6/1920, T/Major 20/8/1940, A/Major 3/3/1943.
 
|Died/Killed in action=Quarter 4, 1947.
 
|Died/Killed in action=Quarter 4, 1947.
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|Home address=No family information as yet.
 
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Revision as of 16:52, 17 June 2019

Personnel Entry

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Name Murray - Shireff Bruce Godwen
Army number 3242 and 169214
Rank Major
Decorations
Date of birth 1/7/1898
Age 49 at the time of his death.
Unit Commissioned as 2/Lt - unattached list Indian Army 29/6/1916. Posted Indian Army 17/7/1916. Retired 28/7/1922. Captain - Reserve of Officers General List 18/8/1934. Employed (embodiment day) - DLI 24/8/1939. Posted to 30th I.T.C. Blandford. Durham Light Infantry - Captain 23/9/1940. Posted to the 11th Battalion DLI 24/9/1940. Served Iceland. Posted to No 6 Primary Training Centre 4/8/1942. Unemployed list as Hon Major 1945. Relinquished Commission on age grounds 1/7/1948 as Honorary Major.
Company/Battery Battalion HQ.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Battalion 2 i/c until 4/8/1942.
Joined Brigade 24-Sep-40.
Promotions Lt Indian Army 29/7/1917, A/Captain and Adjutant 8/8/1918, Captain 29/6/1920, T/Major 20/8/1940, A/Major 3/3/1943.
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Quarter 4, 1947.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 11DLI