Wales Thomas 4454628

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Name Wales Thomas
Army number 4454628
Rank Pte
Date of birth Not yet known.
Age 0
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry - (date not known for certain but probably April 1939). Posted ? Bn DLI. Trf GSC 29/3/1943. Trf back to DLI 6/5/1943. Posted No 4 ITC 17/6/1943. Posted 11th Bn DLI? Served Normandy? Trf Devonshire Regiment - August 1944. Trf Royal Army Service Corps 30/11/1944.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet confirmed.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address No family information as yet.
Source table PBM

Pte Wales' transfer to the Devonshire Regiment in August 1944 indicates that he was probably a member of 11th DLI. This has yet to be confirmed as he was not included on the Iceland Embarkation list.