Difference between revisions of "Neill George Albert William Captain 58433"

From 70 Brigade
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "{{personnel |Surname and forenames=Neill George Albert William. |Army number=58433. |Rank=Captain. |Decorations=Currently being identified. |Date of birth=22/2/1910. |Age=86 a...")
(No difference)

Revision as of 12:31, 22 April 2020

Personnel Entry

Image placeholder
Image placeholder

Name Neill George Albert William.
Army number 58433.
Rank Captain.
Decorations Currently being identified.
Date of birth 22/2/1910.
Age 86 at the time of his death.
Unit Commissioned as a Lieutenant in the Royal Army Medical Corps - gazetted 7/3/1933. Posted 33rd Field Hygiene Section January 1940 and took up post 30/1/1940. Served with the B.E.F. in France. Evacuated - probably from Dunkirk. Posted 81 Base Sub Area with effect from 25/2/1941 as DADH. Served Crete.
Company/Battery 33rd Field Hygiene Section.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Officer Commanding.
Joined Brigade
Promotions Captain - mentioned as such in Gazette, dated 18/6/1937, but promotion entry not apparently published. Acting Major 31/1/1940. Lieutenant Colonel.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War Yes - captured on Crete. Held in Stalags XVIII and 383. P.o.W. Number not yet known.
Died/Killed in action Died October 1996, at Barnsley.
Home address Married Edith E. Cromb at Horncastle in July 1938. Registered Q3 1938 - Lincolnshire.
Source table