Senior James Holden Major 37861

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Name Senior James Holden
Army number 37861
Rank Major
Decorations TD and 2 bars
Date of birth 31-Jul-08 (one of twins). Baptism of him and his sister 13/9/1908.
Age 0
Unit Queen's West Surrey Regiment - Commissioned as a 2/Lt 20/5/1927. Served BEF with 1/7th Queen's. Posted 163 OCTU as Chief Instructor 1941. Attached to The Durham Light Infantry 30/6/1944. Posted to the 10th Bn DLI. Posted 1/5th Queen's 10/7/1944. TARO 1948.
Company/Battery 10th DLI - HQ Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Company Commander.
Joined Brigade 30-Jun-44.
Promotions Major 18/2/1938.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet traced.
Home address Son of Lawrence Henry Senior and Emmadonna Shuttleworth Senior. Lived at 29 Walpole Street, London SW (at the time of his Baptism). Later at 36 Ovington Square, London SW3. No marriage yet traced.
Source table 10DLI