Watson George Robert Pte 4459442
Name Watson George Robert
Army number 4459442
Date of birth Not yet known.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no Enlistment Date as yet. Posted to the ?12th Battalion DLI. Transferred to the Black Watch 1/2/1940, posted to the 1st Tyneside Scottish. Served B.E.F. Taken Prisoner of War. Repatriated. Posted ? Bn Black Watch. Relegated to Class Z Army Reserve 3/2/46.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Probably 1/9/1939.
Wounded Not so far as is known.
Prisoner of War Yes - Camp Number 344. Prisoner Number 3775.
Died/Killed in action Date of death not yet known.
Home address Lived at 63, Warwick St. Heaton, Newcastle, and at Algernon Road, Heaton.
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