Scott Robert Winship 2/Lt 76076

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Name Scott Robert Winship
Army number 76076
Rank 2/Lt
Decorations Territorial Efficiency Decoration 18/9/1951.
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 0
Unit TA - Commissioned as 2/Lt 9th Battalion Durham Light Infantry 25/6/1938. Posted 12th Bn DLI. Posted Ballykinlar Training Centre 16/9/1939. Trf Black Watch 20/12/1939. Posted 1 TS 1/2/1940. Posted 23rd Division HQ 2/5/1940. B.E.F. Dunkirk. Posted? Bn Black Watch. Trf Royal Corps of Signals 18/4/1942. TARO - RCS. Re-transferred from TARO to DLI as Captain 1/4/1951.
Company/Battery Att'd 23rd Division HQ.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Cipher Officer.
Joined Brigade 1/9/1939
Promotions W/S Lt 1/1/41. T/Captain. TA Captain 1/4/1951. TA Major 15/2/1957.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action
Home address 20, The Crescent, Gateshead.
Source table 1TS

Lt Scott's medals are held in the Durham Light Infantry Museum - the relevant entry can be found here.