Marrs David Cpl 2762767
Name Marrs David
Army number 2762767
Date of birth Not yet known
Unit Black Watch - no enlistment details, Posted 1 TS - date not known, Trf Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers 27/11/42, Authority:- WOUM. 3916A/AGIT/ dated 22/7/42 and Off i/c Records Perth OF/1/TFR/8/BLW/2 dated 25/11/42. Posted 7 Holding Company 27/11/1942, Posted 17th Battalion 19/12/1942, Posted 4 Holding Battalion RAOC/REME - F Company with effect from 7/1/1943, Embarked for Persia/Iraq 15/1/1943, Disembarked 31/3/1943, Posted 1 Base Workshop 24/4/1943, "R" Workshop PAIFORCE, To Middle East from PAIFORCE 28/6/1945, To UK 5/12/1945, Y List E 15/12/1945, Class Z Army Reserve 31/3/1946.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet known, possibly mid-1940.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address Goth Buildings, Black Rd. Kelty, Fife
Source table 1TS
To read an article on the Basra Workshops in PAIFORCE, which is relevant to Cpl MARRS postings click here. This article is part of the BBC People's War Website and acknowledgment is hereby given to the work of the author, and that of the BBC, in pulling the archive together.