Kent Alan Vincent Lieutenant 129202

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Name Kent Alan Vincent
Army number 129202
Decorations Territorial Efficiency Decoration - gazetted 8/5/1953.
Date of birth
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Artillery - served in the ranks reaching the rank of Sergeant. Cadet at Royal Artillery OCTU. Emergency Commission as 2/Lt in the Royal Artillery 13/4/1940. Posted to 125th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Converted to 125th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery. Taken Prisoner. Recovered from Japanese PoW Camp. Retired from TA 29/12/1954.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Promotions War Substantive Lieutenant 10/4/1941. Lieutenant 1/5/1947 from Emergency Commission. Captain 1/6/1948. Major 5/5/1952.
Prisoner of War Yes. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942.
Died/Killed in action
Home address No family information as yet.
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