Corporal JOHN GENTLE (photo added)

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Rank Corporal
Forenames JOHN
Surname GENTLE (photo added)
Initials J P
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Tuesday, 11 July 1944
Age 27
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 5989760
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Dorsetshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXI. D. 22.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF EMILY GENTLE; HUSBAND OF JUNE ELIZABETH GENTLE, OF BALDOCK, HERTFORDSHIRE.

Additional Information

Headstone and photograph of Corporal JOHN P. GENTLE.1

 

 

References
1. Photograph located by headstone at Bayeux War Cemetery June 2010.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Carl Shilleto located at Bayeux War Cemetery June 2010.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
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