Joseph John L/Cpl 3909223

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Name Joseph John
Army number 3909223
Rank L/Cpl
Date of birth
Age 24
Unit South Wales Borderers, PoW 18/6/1942, Trf Black Watch 1/7/1944, Posted 1 TS, Trf back to SWB 21/8/44, Authority:- Part II Order TS 92/44, KILLED in ACTION NW Europe 29/8/44 with 2nd Bn SWB, (SWB and BW Books 358 both state 27/8/1944 as date of death).
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 29-Aug-44
Home address Research suggests that Joseph was born in Glamorgan (probably Merthyr Tydfil) in 1931, father Stanley A.J., mother's maiden name Irena James. Buried Grave I.A.11. St Desir War Cemetery.
Source table 1TS