BARKER, Joseph Walter

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
6 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5507405
Died : 
Friday, March 23, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24

Lance Corporal Joseph Barker was killed in action in Western Europe. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in the crossing of the River Rhine at Wesel. He had previously been wounded on 10 July 1944 at Le Plein, Normandy.

Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/79, WO417/90, WO417/91.
 
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