Stephenson George Pte 4456083

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Name Stephenson George
Army number 4456083
Rank Private.
Decorations
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age Not yet known.
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date (Probably May/June 1939).  ? Posted 8th Bn DLI. Posted 11th Bn DLI. Served B.E.F.? Served Iceland. Served Normandy. Transferred to the Devonshire Regiment 26/8/44 on the disbandment of the 11th Battalion, docs to Exeter 21/9/44. Relegated to the Class Z Reserve 14/9/1946.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Not yet confirmed but possibly 1/9/1939.
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table 11DLI


Private Stephenson's name emerged from the War Office's "missing" exercise conducted in 1942 and documented at The National Archives.