Garside Harry Fusilier 4275066

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Name Garside Harry
Army number 4275066
Rank Fusilier
Decorations None known.
Date of birth Research suggests 1919 in Leeds, mother's maiden surname, Marsdon.
Age 23 at the time of his death.
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. Posted 9th Battalion. Served B.E.F.? Served Malaya. Killed in Action - Singapore - 13/2/1942.
Company/Battery Z Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Not yet known.
Joined Brigade
Promotions None known.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War No - killed in action before the force was surrendered.
Died/Killed in action Killed in Action 13/2/1942 at Singapore. No details of initial interment - presumably remains were unable to be recovered. Commemorated on Column 46 of the Singapore Memorial.
Home address Son of Arthur and Laura Garside of Beeston, Leeds, Yorkshire.
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