Ennis Joscelyn Reed 2/Lt 90765

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Name Ennis Joscelyn Reed
Army number 90765
Rank 2/Lt
Date of birth 23/3/1919
Age 77 at the time of his death.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry - Commissioned as 2/Lt in the 8th Bn 1/7/1939. Embodied 24/8/1939. Posted to the 11th Bn DLI 1/9/39 on the mobilisation of the Battalion. Served B.E.F. Served Iceland. Relinquished Commission on grounds of ill-health 8/1/1942.
Company/Battery C, B, HQ.
Platoon or other sub-unit Carrier Platoon.
Task or role Platoon Commander 22/11/39.
Joined Brigade 01-Sep-39.
Promotions W/S Lt 1/1/1941
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death 24/3/1986.
Home address Son of W. Ennis of Langham House, Helmington Row, Crook, County Durham. Educated Durham School and King's College, Durham University. Housemaster, Pudsey School 1944. Tinakori Towers School, Heaton Bradford, 1964.
Source table 11DLI