Mackell Joseph Pte 4456053

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Personnel Entry

Pte J Mackell's CWGC headstone.
Pte J Mackell's CWGC headstone.

Name Mackell Joseph
Army number 4456053
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Born 1904/05.
Age 35
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date. Posted ? 9th Bn DLI. Posted ? 12th Bn DLI - probably 1/9/1939. Transferred to the Black Watch 1/2/1940, posted 1 TS. Served BEF. KILLED in ACTION 20/5/40, Authority:- L. Casualties.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 20-May-40
Home address Son of Thomas and Mary Mackell, Husband of Elizabeth Mackell, Gateshead. Buried Grave 6, MERCATEL CEMETERY.
Source table 1TS