Private VINCENT BOARDMAN

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Rank Private
Forenames VINCENT
Surname BOARDMAN
Initials V
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 08 June 1944
Age 19
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From ALTRINCHAM, CHESHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14547275
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment East Yorkshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location I. F. 11.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF THOMAS AND GLADYS BOARDMAN, OF ALTRINCHAM, CHESHIRE. HIS TWIN BROTHER, VICTOR BOARDMAN ALSO DIED ON SERVICE.

Additional Information

 

 

Killed in action.1

 

 

References
1. A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.330. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
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Additional information provided by: A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.330. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

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