Smith George L/Cpl 4456456

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Name Smith George
Army number 4456456
Rank L/Cpl
Date of birth Born Durham City 1918/19.
Age 21
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date but probably Spring 1939. Posted 6th Bn DLI? Posted 10th Bn DLI - probably 1/9/1939. Served BEF. Posted Missing 10/5 to 2/7/40. Presumed KILLED in ACTION 20/5/40. (Enlistment Book shows 20/5/42 - probable error) with 10th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 20-May-40.
Home address Resident of Durham City. Son of Fred and Ethel Smith, West Cornforth. Commemorated Column 121, DUNKIRK MEMORIAL.
Source table 10DLI

Dunkirk Memorial