Ratcliffe Fred Pte 4461582

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Name Ratcliffe Fred
Army number 4461582
Rank Pte
Date of birth Born Cheshire 1918/19.
Age 25
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry - no enlistment date as yet. Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served Iceland. Posted 6th Bn DLI. Served Normandy. DIED of WOUNDS sustained in action with 6th Bn Durham Light Infantry 24/7/44.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 24-Jul-44
Home address Resident of Cheshire. Son of Fred and Annie Ratcliffe, husband of Gwendoline Ratcliffe, Widnes, Lancashire. Buried Grave III.H.13 Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery
Source table 11DLI