Hilburn Martin Ronald Sergeant 6207032

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Personnel Entry

CWGC Headstone - Sergeant M R HILBURN
CWGC Headstone - Sergeant M R HILBURN

Name Hilburn Martin Ronald
Army number 6207032
Rank Sergeant
Decorations Not known
Date of birth Not yet known
Age 25 at the time of his death.
Unit Enlisted in the Middlesex Regiment. Posted to 2nd Battalion, Princess Louise's Kensington Regiment. Killed in Action 6/9/1944.
Company/Battery Not yet confirmed.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Not known
Joined Brigade Not yet known
Promotions Not known
Wounded Not as far as is known.
Prisoner of War Not as far as is known.
Died/Killed in action Killed in Action 6/9/1944. Buried in Fontenay-Le-Pesnel Churchyard (the only casualty interred there) on the South side of the Church, opposite the tower. Inscription - "DEARLY LOVED AND SADLY MISSED. CALLED HOME BY GOD, HIS DUTY DONE".
Home address Son of Ronald Martin Hilburn and Annie Louise Hilburn; husband of Betty Eileen Hilburn, of Felpham, Sussex.
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Thanks are due to the Find a Grave Website for access to the image of Sergeant HILBURN's headstone.