Laffey John Pte 4455576
Name Laffey John
Army number 4455576
Date of birth Not yet ascertained.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date, but almost certainly early May 1939. Posted ?9th Battalion DLI. Posted ? 12th Battalion DLI. Transferred to the Black Watch 1/2/1940, Posted 1st Tyneside Scottish. Served B.E.F. Taken Prisoner of War. Repatriated. Posted ? Bn Black Watch. Discharged under King's Regulations 1940 Para 390 (xviii)a 14/1/46.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Prisoner of War Camp Number 344. Prisoner Number 9771.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address 42, James St. Gateshead.
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