Maxwell David Pte 4456195

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Personnel Entry

Pte D Maxwell's CWGC headstone.
Pte D Maxwell's CWGC headstone.

Name Maxwell David
Army number 4456195
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Born 1902/03.
Age 37
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date, but probably Spring/Summer 1939. 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. Previously reported Missing. Now known to have DIED of WOUNDS received in action 20/5/40, Authority:- Casualty L.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Promotions
Wounded 20/5/1940.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 20-May-40
Home address Son of David and Janet Maxwell, husband of Margaret Maxwell, Teams, Gateshead. Buried Memorial Plot 8, Row B, Grave 3, BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, Ficheux.
Source table 1TS