Appleby Roger Stobbs Pte 4463105

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Name Appleby Roger Stobbs
Army number 4463105
Rank Pte
Date of birth Born Stamfordham Northumberland, 1913. Mother's maiden surname was Stobbs.
Age 31
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, enlisted 20/6/1940. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served Iceland. Transferred to the Corps of Military Police 25/1/1941. Transferred back to DLI 6/2/1943. Posted 16th Bn DLI. Served Italy. KILLED in ACTION 10/10/1944 in Italy with 16th Bn Durham Light Infantry - Auth: 104.91 Serial 522.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 20/6/1940.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 10-Oct-44.
Home address Resident of Northumberland at the time of his death. Son of John and Dorothy A. Appleby, of Stamfordham, Northumberland. Buried Grave II. D. 11 Assisi War Cemetery.
Source table 10DLI