2722476 C J PETCHEY, 1 Irish Guards

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    Army Number: 2722476
    Rank: Guardsman
    Name: C J PETCHEY
    Unit: Irish Guards
    Theatre:
    POW Number: 130640
    Date of Capture:
    Place of Capture:
    Camp: Stalag 344
    TNA Reference:
     
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    Index
    Irish Guards Roll of Honour

    PERSONAL INFORMATION

    Name: PETCHEY, C J [possibly Cyril John]
    DOB: Possibly 18th July 1920
    Place of Birth: Possibly Romford, Essex
    Residence: 16 Joslin’s Road, Purfleet, Essex
    Trade/Profession:
    Parents: Possibly mother's maiden name Newman
    Wife: Possibly Hilda E Low married 1948 1st Quarter, Thurrock Essex
    Died: Possibly June 1984, Thurrock Essex.
    Photo:
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    SERVICE
    Army/Personal Number: 2722476
    Rank: Lance-Corporal
    Regiment/Battalion: Irish Guards, 1st Battalion
    As at 01/09/1939:
    Enlisted:
    Discharged:
    Promotions:
    Casualty Type: Missing, POW

    Army Casualty List (WO 417):
    2722476 Lance-Corporal Petchey C J 1944 Irish Guards
    2722476 Lance-Corporal Petchey O J 1944 Irish Guards
    2722476 Lance-Corporal Petchery C J 1945 Irish Guards

    The Times Casualty List: published


    PRISONER/MISSING
    Prisoner of War Number: 130640
    Date of Capture: 23 Feb 1944
    Place of Capture: Italy
    Camp Details & Dates: Stalag VIIA, Stalag 344, Lambinowice
    POW Liberation Report:
    Missing Personnel File Details:
    Location as of 8 Jun 1945: 16 Joslin’s Road, Purfleet, Essex
    1st Bn. Irish Guards Missing 23 Feb 1944 130640 Stalag VIIA



    MEDALS
    Campaign Medals:
    Medal Roll Details:


    REFERENCES
    War Diaries: War Diary: 1st Battalion IRISH GUARDS, September 1939 - July 1944
    Archive Files: WO 361/784, WO 417
    Publications:
    Accounts:
    Newspaper:
    Websites:
    Irish Guards: Prisoners of War - WWII Open Resource Group
     
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    Sergeant D HAMILTON's Squad, October 1940

    Sergeant D HAMILTON's Squad, October 1940.jpg

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    Guardsman R. CRANFIELD, Guardsman J. BARRETT, Guardsman E. MERRIKIN, Guardsman A. HOWE, Guardsman H. CATO, 2722406 Guardsman J. BOXALL, Guardsman W. TURNER, 2722442 Guardsman F. EGLEN, 2722459 Guardsman S. ELLIOTT, Guardsman N. KENT

    Guardsman J. O'MALLEY, 2722476 Guardsman C. PETCHEY, Guardsman W. WESTON, Serjeant D. HAMILTON, 2722440 Guardsman R. TOZER, Guardsman G. ARNOLD, Guardsman J. CLARKE
     
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