Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames RICHARD FRANK
Surname POWELL (photo added)
Initials R F
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 17 July 1944
Age 30
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BUCKNELL, OXFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5386696
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion The Glasgow Highlanders, Highland Light Infantry (15th Scottish Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. H. 1.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph IN LOVING MEMORY OF A DEVOTED SON AND BROTHER. GOD BE WITH YOU TILL WE MEET AGAIN
Family Details SON OF FRANK AND ANNIE POWELL, OF BUCKNELL, OXFORDSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

RICHARD FRANK POWELL liverd at the Trigger Pond Inn, Bucknell, Oxfordshire, with his parents at the time he was called up for the British Army. He had one sister (who passed away in 2008) and a brother (who passed away in 2011).1

 

 

Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL, undated.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Rosalind Disney, niece of Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Rosalind Disney, niece of Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL.
Additional photographs provided by: Rosalind Disney, niece of Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Rosalind Disney, niece of Private RICHARD FRANK POWELL.

 

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