Elsworth Kenneth William Gunner 4132793

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Name Elsworth Kenneth William
Army number 4132793
Rank Private/Gunner
Decorations None known beyond Service Awards
Date of birth Not yet ascertained.
Age (At time of death). Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in the Cheshire Regiment - enlistment date not yet known. Underwent Basic Training. transferred to the Manchester Regiment - date not recorded on Tracer Card - and posted to the 2/9th Battalion. Transferred to the Royal Artillery 1/11/1941 and posted to the 88th Anti-Tank Regiment. Posted to the 75th Anti-Tank Regiment 28/3/1944. Served Normandy? Posted X List (2) 16/9/1944. Returned to the UK. Posted Y List 19/9/1944. Posted to the R.A. Depot 23/11/1944. Posted to the 89th Anti-Tank Regiment 8/12/1944. Posted to the 70th Anti-Tank Regiment 31/3/1945. Posted to Draft RAXMX 27/6/1945 for overseas. Served India. Posted X List (4) India 17/7/1945. Posted to 50th Field Regiment 15/8/1945. Posted to X List (1) South East Asia 17/9/1945. Posted X List (2) India 23/10/1945. Posted to the R.A. Depot Deolali 12/12/1945. Returned to the UK. Posted to Y (1) List 3/5/1946. Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Paragraph 390 (xvi) 6/8/1946. Demobilised.
Company/Battery Not yet known.
Platoon or other sub-unit Not yet known.
Task or role Details awaited.
Joined Brigade Not yet known.
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War Not so far as is known.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet ascertained.
Home address No family information yet.
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Information on this Page has been extracted from the Royal Artillery Tracer Card found for this soldier on Ancestry.co.uk