Appleyard Cyril Pte 3600272

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Name Appleyard Cyril
Army number 3600272
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Research suggests birth registered Q4 1920 at Eccleshall, Yorkshire West Riding (to be confirmed).
Age 0
Unit Joined the Border Regiment, enlisted May 1939 as a Territorial. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 2/9/1940 (according to KORB Museum), posted 10th Bn DLI. Transferred back to the Border Regiment 8/9/1940 as his original transfer was cancelled. Transferred to the Royal Warwickshire Regiment 27/8/1941.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 06-Sep-40.
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet confirmed, though it may possibly have taken place in Hull on 24/11/1971 (to be confirmed).
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 10DLI