Collins Jack Pte. 4456124
Name Collins Jack
Army number 4456124
Date of birth Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date, (probably June 1939). ? Posted 8th Bn DLI. Posted 11th Bn DLI. BEF. Prisoner of War 12/7/1940. Trf Royal Army Ordnance Corps 30/5/1945, Docs to Leicester. Class Z Army Reserve 20/7/1946.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Not yet confirmed but probably 1/9/1939.
Prisoner of War 20B 5948
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 11DLI
To read extracts from his Diary, kept while a PoW, click on these links http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2peopleswar/stories/58/a8895658.shtml and http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2peopleswar/stories/27/a8898727.shtml