Private SIDNEY HUDSON (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames SIDNEY
Surname HUDSON (photo added)
Initials S
Place of Birth COLBY, NORFOLK, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Saturday, 09 August 1919
Date of Death Saturday, 08 July 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From COLBY, NORFOLK, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 977178
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Lincolnshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, 1939-1945 War Medal
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location II. C. 25.
Previous Place(s) of Burial HEROUVILLE, CALVADOS
Epitaph PEACE, PERFECT PEACE
Family Details SON OF GEORGE DONALD AND CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH HUDSON, OF COLBY, NORFOLK.

Additional Information

 

 

Private SIDNEY HUDSON, undated.1

 

 

Memorial Plaque in St Giles Church in Colby, Norfolk.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs kindly provided by Angela Hudson, 1st cousin, twice removed, of Private SYDNEY HUDSON.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Angela Hudson, Cousin of Private SYDNEY HUDSON.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto and Angela Hudson, 1st cousin, twice removed, of Private SYDNEY HUDSON.
Additional information provided by: Angela Hudson, 1st cousin, twice removed, of Private SYDNEY HUDSON and Carl Shilleto.

 

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