Barrie Alexander Pte 3133968

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Name Barrie Alexander
Army number 3133968
Rank Pte
Date of birth Not yet known - 1919/20.
Age 25
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Scots Fusiliers 18/4/1940. Trf to The Durham Light Infantry 26/6/40, Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served Iceland. Served Normandy. Trf Dorsetshire Regiment 28/8/1944 on the disbandment of the 11th Battalion. Trf to the Middlesex Regiment 19/3/1945. Understood (according to the Dorsetshire Enlistment Book) to have been killed in a Battle Accident while with 1st Battalion of the Middlesex Regiment on 27/3/1945.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 26/6/1940.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 27/3/1945
Home address Son of Annie Barrie of Girdle Toll, Ayrshire. Buried Grave 54. B. 3. Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.
Source table 11DLI

To read Pte Barrie's Commemorative Record please click here