Walton George Cameron L /Cpl. 4456684

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Name Walton George Cameron
Army number 4456684
Rank Lance Corporal.
Date of birth
Age (At the time of his death).
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, no exact enlistment date known, but his Regimental Number suggests Spring/Summer 1939. Posted 6th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry. Posted to the 10th Battalion DLI - probably 1/9/1939. Served in Northern France with the B.E.F. Taken Prisoner of War at Arras on 20/5/1940 - notified 9/9/1940. Repatriated to the UK in 1945. Relegated to the Class Z Army Reserve 25/6/1946.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War Camps 20A (3A) and 383, PoW number 20870.
Died/Killed in action
Home address Lived at The Oaks, Evenwood, but his family moved later to West Auckland.
Source table 10DLI