Harnetty Edward Martin 2/Lt 130980

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Name Harnetty Edward Martin
Army number 130980
Rank 2/Lt
Decorations None so far as is known beyond WW2 service medals.
Date of birth Born 12/2/1917.
Age 78 at the time of his death.
Unit Commissioned in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment as a 2nd Lieutenant on 25/5/1940. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry. Posted to 11th Bn DLI 21/6/1940. Posted Brancepeth I.T.C. 24/9/1940. Featured in the Army List between 1940 and 1945 in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. No details yet available of military service after being posted to the I.T.C.
Company/Battery 11th Battalion, E Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Platoon Commander.
Joined Brigade 21-Jun-40.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Died January 1996 at the age of 78 - death registered in Hastings and Rother, East Sussex. No family information as yet.
Home address
Source table 11DLI