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Thomas Edward Hildreth 1918

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Kim from Sandhurst

Kim from Sandhurst Report 8 Jun 2020 22:56

Can anyone help with his war records please. He was in the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, No. 2985028 and died 1940 and buried in Franleu. I know there are lots about him on Ancestry but I can not access the records. If any one can help I would really appreciate it.
Thank you


KathleenBell Report 9 Jun 2020 00:28

WW2 service records are still with the MOD and are not online. Have a look here to see how to order them:-

They will cost £30 and may take several months to arrive.

Kath. x


KathleenBell Report 9 Jun 2020 00:33

From the Commonwealth War Graves website:-

Lance Corporal
Service Number 2985028

Died 02/06/1940

Aged 21

7th Bn.
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Son of Joseph and Annie Maria Hildreth, of Tow Law, Co. Durham.

Kath. x

Kim from Sandhurst

Kim from Sandhurst Report 9 Jun 2020 09:51

Thank you Kath