Newton Stanley Maurice Sergeant

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Name Newton Stanley Maurice
Army number Not yet known.
Rank Sergeant
Decorations None known.
Date of birth August 1917. Registered Q3 1917, West Ham, Essex.
Age 90 at the time of his death.
Unit Posted to the 2nd Battalion, Princess Louise's Kensington Regiment. Served Iceland. Served Normandy.
Company/Battery C Company. 11th Platoon.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Machine Gun Platoon Commander.
Joined Brigade 2nd Kensingtons took over as Machine Gun/Support Battalion for 49th Division, and came into contact with 70th Brigade on their return to the UK from Iceland.
Promotions Details not yet known.
Wounded Not as far as is known.
Prisoner of War No.
Died/Killed in action Died 7/11/2007 at Pulborough, West Sussex, aged 90.
Home address Father was Frederick Rupert Newton and mother Clara Elizabeth Hayes.
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