Simpson John George Pte 407007

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Personnel Entry

Cpl J G Simpson's CWGC headstone.
Cpl J G Simpson's CWGC headstone.

Name Simpson John George
Army number 407007
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Born 1914/15.
Age 29
Unit Formerly served in the Dragoons. Enlisted in the Black Watch at Recruiting Centre, posted 1 TS 13/3/40. Served BEF? Served Iceland? Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION NW Europe 1/7/44, Serial No.368.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 13/3/1940.
Promotions Cpl
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 01-Jul-44.
Home address Son of John and Margaret Simpson, Glenmoriston. Buried Grave IV. C. 20. Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel.
Source table 1TS