Jobson Robert Pte 4459791

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Name Jobson Robert
Army number 4459791
Rank Pte
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 0
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no Enlistment Date as yet. Posted ? Bn DLI. Transferred to the Black Watch 16/7/1940, Posted 1 TS. Posted 70th Brigade HQ. Served Iceland. Transferred to the King's Shropshire (? Somerset) Light Infantry 2/9/44, Auth:- AGX/124/44.
Company/Battery Brigade HQ
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Driver/Orderly (Internal Combustion).
Joined Brigade 16/7/1940.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 1TS

The entry in the Enlistment Book regarding his transfer on 2/9/1944 was indistinct - the more likely transfer was to the Somerset Light Infantry, but this cannot be verified.