Barr Robert M. Captain CDN 260

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Name Barr Robert M.
Army number CDN 260
Rank Captain
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 0
Unit Canadian Infantry Corps. CANLOAN Officer. Attached to the Lancashire Fusiliers. Attached to The Black Watch, posted 1 TS 2/7/1944. Normandy. Posted 5th Battalion on the disbandment of 1 TS.
Company/Battery A Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Company Second-in-Command.
Joined Brigade 2/7/1944.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 1TS

More information on the CANLOAN Scheme can be found here. Captain Barr's postings to both the Lancashire Fusiliers and 1 TS have been inadvertently missed from that Website record, though he is shown as serving with the A & SH.