Ambler Joseph Robert Pte 6151036

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Name Ambler Joseph Robert
Army number 6151036
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Born South-East London, birth probably registered Q2 1923, St Olave, London.
Age 21
Unit Joined the East Surrey Regiment, enlisted 12/2/1942. Transferred to the Somerset Light Infantry 21/6/1943. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 18/4/1944, posted ?11th Bn DLI. Posted 10th Bn DLI - exact date not yet known. KILLED in ACTION with 10th Bn Durham Light Infantry 23/6/1944.
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Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 23-Jun-44.
Home address Resident of South-East London at the time of his death. Son of Robert Richard and Jane Ambler, Bermondsey, London. Buried Grave I. G. 10. Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery.
Source table 10DLI

The DLI Roll of Honour shows Pte Ambler's forenames as Robert Joseph. Confirmation of the correct sequence, and his birth date, are required.