HILL, Harry Leslie

Known as: 
Leslie
Rank: 
Private (later Sergeant)
Unit/Base: 
3 Commando
Police Service: 
Birmingham City Police
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
14241797
Born: 
Monday, May 14, 1917
Died : 
Thursday, October 23, 1986
Harry Les Hill 3 Commando
Private Harry Leslie Hill was wounded during operations in Sicily in 1943. He had volunteered for the Commandos as part of the Police Intakes. In 1939 he was a Police Constable at the Police Station in Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham. Post war member of the Commando Association from Bewdley, Worcestershire. They record his final military rank as Sergeant.
 
Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/65.
The 1939 Register covering Birmingham.
Obituaries in Commando Association newsletter 84 (1987).
[Image] Michelle England, granddaughter.
 

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