Howstan William Pte 4455587
Name Howstan William
Army number 4455587
Date of birth Not yet known.
Unit Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date. ? Posted 9th Bn DLI. ? Posted 12th Bn DLI. Trf Black Watch 1/2/1940, Posted 1 TS. ? B.E.F. ? Dunkirk. Served Iceland? Served Normandy? Posted ? Bn Black Watch. Trf Royal Corps of Signals 8/8/45, Auth: W8/66/45 (Enlistment Book not available). Re-Enlisted in the Royal Corps of Signals as 22422936.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably September 1939.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address 17, Patterson St. Blaydon-on-Tyne.
Source table 1TS