Collinson Thomas Edward Pte. 4456573

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Name Collinson Thomas Edward
Army number 4456573
Rank Pte.
Date of birth
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no exact enlistment date known but his Regimental Number suggests mid-1939. Posted ? 6th Bn DLI. Posted 10th Bn DLI - probably 1/9/1939. Served with the B.E.F. in France. A report that he had beeen declared missing appeared in the Auckland Chronicle of 25/7/1940. Taken Prisoner of War - notified 10/8/1940 and reported in the Auckland Chronicle of 22/8/1940. Repatriated. Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Para 390 (xvi) 7/11/1945 as unfit for further service.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War Yes - Camps 9C and 20B, P.o.W. Number 3522.
Died/Killed in action
Home address
Source table 10DLI