Wood Geoffrey Emmerson 2/Lt 92170
Name Wood Geoffrey Emmerson
Army number 92170
Decorations M.i.D. 14/2/1946
Date of birth March 1916
Unit Durham Light Infantry - Commissioned 2/Lt 8th Bn 12/7/1939, Embodied 24/8/1939, Posted 11th Bn DLI 1/9/39, B.E.F., Prisoner of War, Released from service as Hon Lt 1946. Lt TARO 1/9/1948 with seniority from 12/1/1941, Ceased TARO liability 26/2/1966.
Company/Battery 11th Bn - B Coy, Bn HQ
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Duty Officer, Transport Officer
Joined Brigade 1/9/1939
Promotions W/S Lt 12/1/1941,
Prisoner of War Oflag VII-B, Number 540
Died/Killed in action 1/12/1973 at Durham aged 57.
Home address Educated Giggleswick School and the College of Estate Management. Auctioneer and Estate Agent.
Source table 11DLI