ANDERSON, Barrie Sherwill Norman

Rank: 
Trooper
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
14241781
Died : 
Tuesday, January 12, 1943
Died on active service
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Trooper Barrie Anderson was reported missing 6 December 1942 during operations in North Africa and later found to have been captured . He died in captivity on 12 January 1943 in Italy.
 
Sources
CWGC.
British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45.
 
Notes
  • From November 1942 No 1 Commando were in action against German and  Italian forces in North Africa after Operation Torch.
  • Caserta War Cemetery - "Some of those buried here died in the hospital, others as prisoners of war (there was a POW Hospital at Caserta) before the Allied invasion."  [CWGC].
Primary Roll of Honour: 
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