Bourchier Hugh Plunket 2/Lt 149061

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Name Bourchier Hugh Plunket.
Army number 149061
Rank 2/Lt.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 0
Unit Joined the East Surrey Regiment and served in the ranks as 6145033. Posted as a Cadet at either 166th, 167th or 168th OCTU. Discharged from the East Surrey Regiment on 13/9/1940 under paragraph 383 (xvii) of the 1940 King's Regulations to take up a Commission. Joined The Durham Light Infantry - commissioned as a Second Lieutenant 14/9/1940. Posted to the 11th Bn DLI. Served Iceland. Posted to No 4 I.T.C. Brancepeth 26/5/1941. No details of further service. Relinquished Commission 11/3/1946 and granted the Honorary Rank of Captain.
Company/Battery E.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Platoon Commander.
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Not yet known.
Home address Known to have been abroad at the time of the 1939 General Register. No further family details as yet.
Source table 11DLI