Irwin William John Hepworth Lt 271914

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Name Irwin William John Hepworth
Army number 271914
Rank Lt
Date of birth 20/8/1923, Durban, South Africa.
Age 0
Unit Emergency Commission as a 2/Lt in the Royal Armoured Corps 17/4/1943. Posted 1 TS 13/1/1944. Transferred to Black Watch 23/1/1944. Return to Battalion requested in Returns dated 4/3/1944 and 18/3/1944. With 1st Reinforcements 29/4/1944. Normandy. Returned to Battalion 29/6/1944. With the Battalion on disbandment.
Company/Battery C Company. Support Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit Anti-Tank Platoon 13/7/1944.
Task or role Duty Officer. Platoon Commander.
Joined Brigade 13/1/1944.
Promotions W/S Lt
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Exact date of death in 2008 not yet known.
Home address Runshaw, Silverdale, Carnforth, Lancs, Buck End Cottage, Barton, Cambs. 134 Glen Road, Oadby, Leicester. Married Lucille Constance Davies Q2 1944.
Source table 1TS