Timney Gordon A Lance Bombardier 913432
Name Timney Gordon Anthony
Army number 913432
Rank Lance Bombardier
Decorations None known so far.
Date of birth 8/2/1917 in Easington. Mother's maiden surname Galer.
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Artillery. Posted to 125th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Served B.E.F.? Converted to 125th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery. Served Malaya. Taken Prisoner. Recovered from Japanese PoW Camp and repatriated.
Company/Battery Not known.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Promotions None further known.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War Yes. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942. His brother Albert was also captured.
Died/Killed in action Died October 1993 at Sunderland aged 76.
Home address Son of Thomas and Pheobe Jane Timney. Lived at 11 Warwick Street, Sunderland. Married Mary Burn in Sunderland Q4 1945.