Morris David Llewellyn Capt 41391
Name Morris David Llewellyn
Army number 41391
Decorations Territorial Decoration 12/4/1945
Date of birth 1905
Unit Newcastle under Lyme OTC. Commissioned as a 2/Lt on General List (TA) 11/2/1929. Attended 30th I.T.C. Blandford. Posted to The Durham Light Infantry from General List (TA). Posted to the 11th Battalion DLI 24/9/1940. Served Iceland. Posted to 1st Reinforcements 11th Battalion DLI. Posted to No 4 I.T.C. 16/11/1941. Attached to the Depot Company. Left the ITC by early April 1942. Posted 17th Battalion DLI. Posted Personnel Selection Staff, Shrewsbury. Released as Honorary Major 1945.
Company/Battery A, E.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role OC, 17th Battalion - Billeting Officer.
Joined Brigade 24-Sep-40
Promotions Lt 11/2/1932, Captain TA General List 20/10/1936, T/Major 21/10/1944, T/Lt Colonel (This promotion was indicated in the Regimental Newsletter but no reference has been traced in the London Gazette)
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Death registered March 1984, Stoke-on-Trent.
Home address Educated Newcastle under Lyme Grammar School and St Catherine's College, Cambridge (BA 1927). Schoolmaster - Assistant Master at Newcastle under Lyme Grammar School.
Source table 11DLI