Lieutenant Colonel MERVYN ATCHISON FOSTER

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Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Forenames MERVYN ATCHISON
Surname FOSTER
Initials M A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 14 August 1944 to Tuesday, 15 August 1944
Age 37
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 36598
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 76 Field Regiment, Commanding
Military Honours and Awards MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-CHARLES-DE-PERCY WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location I. A. 6.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Family Details SON OF GENERAL SIR RICHARD FOSTER CARTER FOSTER, KNIGHT COMMANDER OF THE ORDER OF ST MICHAEL AND ST GEORGE (KCB), COMPANION OF THE ORDER OF ST MICHAEL AND ST GEORGE (CMG), DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER (DSO), AND OF LADY FOSTER (NEE ATCHISON), OF SPEEN, BERKSHIRE; HUSBAND OF SHEILA HANMER FOSTER.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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