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Lance Corporal

Peter  Sidney
HITCHCOCK
M.B.E.

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(Photo)

Born:

1924 Woolwich

 

Service No.

1947393  

Regiment(s):

591 Antrim parachute Squadron RE.

Military Notes:
Service Record:

D-day - No.2 Troop involved in the assault on the Merville Battery. Captured and held POW in Stalag 4G, Oschatz, Saxony, Germany, prisoner number 82128. 

Liberated 1945

Served time as Military Provost - to rank of Warrant Officer and was honoured with an MBE in the 1963 New Years Honours.

Family Notes:

Son of Sidney W Hitchcock ( 1881- 1956)
and Florence Annie Bradbeer (1895-1989 )
m.  1922 Woolwich

Brother of
Doris P Hitchcock (1922- )
Arthur John Hitchcock (1925-2008 )
Evelyn Dorothy Hitchcock (1928-2016 )
David W Hitchhock (1930- )
Margaret A J Hitchcock (1935- )

The family moved from Woolwich to Wallingford, Berkshire in 1924.
In 1939 Register their address is 27 The Oval, Wallingford, Berkshire.

Civilian Occupation:

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Married:

1945 to Bertha Gene Ling (1926-1991) in Abingdon, Berkshire

Died:

26 Apr 2012 Oxfordshire

Burial:

St. Michael's Church, Steventon on 9 May 2012

Cemetery / Memorial:

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