Sotheran Frederick Charles Lance Sergeant 4458159

From 70 Brigade
Jump to: navigation, search

Personnel Entry

Image placeholder
Image placeholder

Name Sotheran Frederick Charles
Army number 4458159
Rank Lance Sergeant
Decorations
Date of birth Born County Durham 1918/19.
Age 25
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date but probably mid-1939. Posted ? 6th Bn DLI. Posted 10th Bn DLI - probably September 1939. Served Iceland? Served Normandy. DIED of WOUNDS 20/6/1944 with 10th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 20-Jun-44
Home address Resident of County Durham. Son of Mr and Mrs Fred Sotheran, Murton Colliery. Buried Grave IV. G. 4. Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville.
Source table 10DLI