Snowdon Edward Isaac Cpl 4468523

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Name Snowdon Edward Isaac
Army number 4468523
Rank Cpl
Date of birth Born County Durham 1923/24.
Age 20
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry - no enlistment date as yet. Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION 1/7/44 while with 11th Battalion DLI.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet known.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 01-Jul-44
Home address Resident of County Durham. Son of William Norman and Mary Louisa Snowdon, Consett. Buried Grave V. J. 17. St Manvieu War Cemetery, Cheux.
Source table 11DLI

The DLI Roll of Honour shows his name as SNOWDEN, which is thought to be a manuscript error.