Rowell Douglas Pte 4459417

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Personnel Entry

Pte D Rowell's CWGC headstone.
Pte D Rowell's CWGC headstone.

Name Rowell Douglas
Army number 4459417
Rank Pte
Date of birth Born 1919/20.
Age 20
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no Enlistment Date as yet. Posted ? 12th Bn DLI. Transferred to the Black Watch 1/2/1940, posted 1 TS. Served BEF. KILLED in ACTION 21/5/40.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet confirmed.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 21-May-40
Home address Son of Nicholas and Florence Rowell, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Buried Memorial Plot 8, Row E, Grave 7, BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, Ficheux.
Source table 1TS