Richardson Wilfred Pte. 4692703

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Name Richardson Wilfred
Army number 4692703
Rank Private.
Decorations None known beyond Service Awards.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age (At the time of his death). Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, no date available as the Enlistment Books are missing. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 18/4/1940, posted 10th Battalion DLI. Served with the B.E.F. in Northern France. Posted missing. Known to have been taken Prisoner of War - probably 20/5/1940 - official notification received 12/7/1940. Repatriated to the UK 19/4/1945. Granted A Release 17/4/1946.
Company/Battery Company not yet ascertained.
Platoon or other sub-unit Not yet known.
Task or role Not known but probably Rifleman.
Joined Brigade 18-Apr-40.
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not yet known.
Prisoner of War Yes - STalag O6B and S9c/Z, PoW Number 4027.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family details as yet.
Source table 10DLI