Scales Edward George Cpl 6296364

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Name Scales Edward George
Army number 6296364
Rank Cpl
Decorations
Date of birth Born Kent 1912/13.
Age 31
Unit Enlisted in The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) 26/7/1940. Served Normandy. Transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 7/7/1944, posted 11th Bn DLI. KILLED in ACTION 17/7/1944 with 11th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 17-Jul-44
Home address Resident of Kent. Son of Edward and Christine Scales, husband of Kathleen Patricia Maud Scales, Sittingbourne, Kent. Buried Grave II. B. 1. Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery.
Source table 11DLI