McGarry Andrew Pte 3133728

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Name McGarry Andrew
Army number 3133728
Rank Pte
Date of birth Born Lanarkshire 1913/14.
Age 29
Unit Enlisted in the Royal Scots Fusiliers - probably 18/4/1940. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 26/6/40, posted 11th Bn DLI. Served Iceland? Posted 2nd Bn DLI - date not known. Served Burma. KILLED in ACTION 18/3/1943 while with 2nd Battalion DLI, Authority 3/549.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 18-Mar-43
Home address Resident of Glasgow. Son of Michael and Elizabeth McGarry; husband of Elizabeth McGarry, of Cambuslang, Lanarkshire. Commemorated Face 17, Rangoon Memorial.
Source table 11DLI