Difference between revisions of "Shippen James Pte. 4456661"

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|Rank=Pte.
 
|Rank=Pte.
 
|Date of birth=Not yet known.
 
|Date of birth=Not yet known.
|Unit=Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date, but probably Summer 1939.  Posted ? 6th Bn DLI.  Posted 10th Bn DLI.  Served BEF.  Reported MISSING 20/6/1940 (a report to this effect appeared in the Auckland Chronicle of 18/7/1940), now known to have been taken Prisoner of War - notified 10/7/1940.  Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Para 390 (xvi) 12/3/1946.
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|Unit=Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date, but probably Summer 1939.  Posted ? 6th Bn DLI.  Posted 10th Bn DLI.  Served BEF.  Reported MISSING 20/6/1940 (a report to this effect appeared in the Auckland Chronicle of 18/7/1940), now known to have been taken Prisoner of War - notified 10/7/1940, and reported in the Auckland Chronicle of 12/9/1940 with the additional information that he was wounded and in hospital in France.  Repatriated.  Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Para 390 (xvi) 12/3/1946.
 
|Joined Brigade=Probably 1/9/1939.
 
|Joined Brigade=Probably 1/9/1939.
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|Wounded=Yes - according to local newspaper report of 12/9/1940.
 
|Prisoner of War=9C (670)  31230.   
 
|Prisoner of War=9C (670)  31230.   
 
|Home address=Resident of Spennymoor in 1951.  No further family information as yet.
 
|Home address=Resident of Spennymoor in 1951.  No further family information as yet.
 
|Source table=10DLI
 
|Source table=10DLI
 
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Personnel Entry

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Name Shippen James
Army number 4456661
Rank Pte.
Decorations
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date, but probably Summer 1939. Posted ? 6th Bn DLI. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served BEF. Reported MISSING 20/6/1940 (a report to this effect appeared in the Auckland Chronicle of 18/7/1940), now known to have been taken Prisoner of War - notified 10/7/1940, and reported in the Auckland Chronicle of 12/9/1940 with the additional information that he was wounded and in hospital in France. Repatriated. Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Para 390 (xvi) 12/3/1946.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Promotions
Wounded Yes - according to local newspaper report of 12/9/1940.
Prisoner of War 9C (670) 31230.
Died/Killed in action
Home address Resident of Spennymoor in 1951. No further family information as yet.
Source table 10DLI