Easten Robert Cooke Pte 4454420
Name Easten Robert Cooke
Army number 4454420
Date of birth Born County Durham - date not yet known.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date, but probably early 1939. Posted ? 8th Bn DLI. Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served BEF? Served Iceland. Posted 8th Bn DLI. Served Middle East. KILLED in ACTION 2/11/1942 with 8th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 02-Nov-42
Home address Resident of County Durham. Son of Rochester Cooke Easten and Ann Easten, of South Stanley, Co. Durham. Commemorated Column 68, Alamein Memorial.
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