Searle Frank Pte. 4459062
Name Searle Frank
Army number 4459062
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 Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date as yet, but his number suggests Autumn 1939. Posted ? 6th Battalion DLI. Posted 10th Battalion DLI - probably 1/9/1939 on embodiment. Posted missing. Known to have been taken Prisoner of War - probably 20/5/1940 - official notification received 20/6/1940. Repatriated to the UK. Class Z Army Reserve 28/7/1946 Div 3/A 27.
Company/Battery Company not yet known.
Platoon or other sub-unit Not yet known.
Task or role Not known but probably Rifleman.
Joined Brigade 1/9/1939.
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not yet known.
Prisoner of War Yes - Stalag 20B, PoW Number 19730.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 10DLI