Oglesby Arthur Victor Captain 268168
Name Oglesby Arthur Victor
Army number 268168
Date of birth 23/12/1923 Scarborough.
Unit Emergency Commission as a 2/Lt in the Black Watch 20/3/1943, Posted 1 TS 26/3/1943. Posted Reinforcement Holding Unit 6/5/1944. Normandy. Posted 5th Black Watch. Trf 1st Bn Liverpool Scottish.
Company/Battery D Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role 1 TS - Duty Officer. Signals Officer Liverpool Scottish.
Joined Brigade 26/3/1943.
Promotions W/S Lt 20/9/43.
Wounded 11/7/1944 with 5th Bn Black Watch.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Death registered December 2000, York.
Home address Liverpool Scottish, Gibraltar. 81, Stockton Lane, York. Married - firstly - Mary J Magee in Q2 1947 in York and, secondly Gracie E Allen in Q3 1969 in the Claro District of North Yorkshire.
Source table 1TS
To read Captain Oglesby's Obituary, dated 4/12/2000 in the Daily Telegraph please click here.