Ford Wilfred Frank Lt 255812
Name Ford Wilfred Frank
Army number 255812
Decorations None known so far.
Date of birth 1919, Kingston, Surrey. Mother's maiden name Grimaldi.
Unit Cadet at 163 OCTU. Joined The Durham Light Infantry - Emergency Commission as a 2/Lt 12/12/1942. Posted to the 17th Bn DLI. Posted to the 11th Bn DLI 11/9/1943. Posted to the 14th Bn DLI. Posted to the 9th Bn DLI 3/11/1944. Wounded and evacuated while with 9th Bn 31/3/1945. Posted to No. 41 RHU. Posted back to 9th Bn DLI 29/5/1945. May have been wounded a second time. Unemployed list 1946 as Honorary Lieutenant.
Company/Battery 17th Bn - C Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Duty Officer.
Joined Brigade 11/9/1943.
Promotions W/S Lt 12/6/1943.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet ascertained.
Home address 97, Watchfield, Sutton Court Road, London W4.
Source table 11DLI