DONOVAN, James

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
3 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5948105
P.O.W. number: 
26664
Born: 
Friday, September 5, 1913
Birthplace: 
Dublin, Eire
Private James Donovan was reported missing on 19 August 1942 during operations at Dieppe France, later found to be a prisoner of war. 
 
Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/52.
Prisoners of War  / National Archives file WO392/1.
German Record Cards of British POWs / National Archives file WO416/100/87.
 

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