1st British Airborne Division casualties non-Arnhem
Posted 15 December 2011 - 11:08 AM
Pte P. Morris No.14986457 1st Parachute Bn, died on 15-3-1945 from Gun Shot Wounds whilst home on leave
Sergeant G.E. Barnard No.6402811 2nd Parachute Bn Killed as result of a mortar accident in Scotland on 17-4-1945
Private G.F. Malbon No.5049499 2nd Parachute Bn Captured in Italy/Sicily, POW camp 94, in Italy and Stalag 4B in Germany, Died of TB on 26-2-1945.
Lance/Sergeant J. Morton No.3771029 2nd Parachute Bn, Died as a result of accidental gun shot wound to the head on Rifle Ranges at Swatfield, Bourne on 19-4-1945.
Private H. Sargeant No.14402384 2nd Parachute Bn, Missing in Sicily, 14-6-1943, POW camp in Italy not known, POW camp Germany Stalag 28a, Repatraited 29-4-1945, Discharged 9-3-1946, Died 5-3-1947
Lance/Corporal E. Smith No.14870152 2nd Parachute Bn Killed in Road traffic accident at Devizes 16-9-1945
Posted 16 December 2011 - 01:23 PM
Private G.A. Williams No.14861570 3 Para Bn Died as a result of a Road Traffic Accident whilst on duty at Tavistock on 25-8-1945
Private Curram No.5573608 10 Parachute Bn Medically discharged on 14-5-1944 Died at TB at Dorchester on 15-5-1944
Posted 16 December 2011 - 02:07 PM
Posted 24 December 2011 - 03:20 PM
Private F. Knapper 2nd south Staffords discharged medically unit on 5-3-1942, died 24 july 1945
Corporal B.C. Morley 2nd South Staffords died january 1947, cause of death not known
Posted 24 December 2011 - 03:24 PM
Sergeant G.S. Ballentine 7 KOSB, died on self inflicted Gun shot Wounds at Tidworth on 27-9-1945
Private W.C. Weir 7 KOSB, Discharged on Medical Grounds (TB) on 29-11-1942, Died 28-12-1944
Corporal J.Oliver 7 KOSB, discharged in Medical Grounds (TB) on 28-2-1943, Died 28-12-1944
Edited by Philip Reinders, 25 December 2011 - 11:18 AM.
Posted 25 December 2011 - 09:38 AM
As 7 KOSB didn't commence their conversion to an Airlanding Battalion until late November 1943 how can those discharged prior to that date be classified as 1st Airborne casualties?
Posted 25 December 2011 - 11:18 AM
Posted 25 December 2011 - 11:23 AM
Sapper R.L. Wells 14594704 9 Field Company RE, missing presumed accidentaly drowned in Norway 21-6-1945
Posted 25 December 2011 - 07:27 PM
Gunner A.S. Mackay 1st Airlanding Light Regiment, discharged on Medical Grounds 10 may 1944, died of heart failure on 19-4-1945
I don't know where your information comes from but according to CWGC he died 29/9/45 and is buried in Dornoch
Posted 15 January 2012 - 11:20 AM
If so don't forget all the men killed or died in France, North Africa, Sicily, Italy and Norway.....
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