Bolton Frank Pte 4455673
Name Bolton Frank
Army number 4455673
Date of birth Not yet known.
Unit Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date available but Regimental Number suggests early May 1939. ? Posted 8th Bn DLI. Posted 11th Bn probably September 1939. Served BEF? Served Iceland. Served Normandy. Trf Green Howards 29/8/44 on disbandment of 11th Battalion. Posted 7th Battalion, DIED of WOUNDS sustained with 7th Green Howards 19/6/1945.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 19-Jun-45
Home address Son of Edward and Ellen Bolton of Chester-le-Street. Buried Grave 11 Sec J Birtley New Cemetery.
Source table 11DLI
It would appear that Pte Bolton served with the Battalion, and the Brigade, for the whole of their service lives.