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Arthur Charles




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Service No.




591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE

Military Notes:
Service Record:

21 Mar 1942 Officer Cadet emergency commission to the rank of 2nd Lieutenant.

1 jul 1943 -joined 591 Antrim Para Sqn

Ringway Parachute Training Course 77.

D-day No9 Section of No.3 Troop

Wounded on a minefield  17 June 1944 by a schu-mine landmine.

15 Dec 1948 -emergency commission confirmed to rank of 2nd Lieutenant with seniority from 12 Sep 1945

1 Nov 1949 - promoted to Lieutenant

3 June 1953 - promoted to rank of Captain

29 Mar 1954- Territorial Army Reserve rank of Captain with seniority dated from 26 Aug 1950

21 Apr 1954 - granted rank of Acting Major

12 Sep 1956 - rank of Major with seniority  from 21 Apr 1954

1 May 1961- placed on the unattached list of the territorial army-rank of Major.

26 March 1962- Territorial Army Reserve from Active List -Rank of Major

Family Notes:


Civilian Occupation:

Technical Director for Messrs Trollope and Colls

Associate Member of the Institute of Civil Engineering.




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Cemetery / Memorial:





T.E.M. - 16 Jan 1962 Awarded the Queen's Territorial Efficiency Medal to Major AC Little.




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