Private DONALD ALBERT HARBONE (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames DONALD ALBERT
Surname HARBONE (photo added)
Initials D A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 20 July 1944
Age 19
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14423691
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. C. 20.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ALBERT LAWRENCE HARBONE AND BLANCHE ALVIRA HARBONE, OF SALTLEY, BIRMINGHAM. HIS BROTHER WILLIAM REGINALD 'Billy' HARBONE ALSO FELL IN NORMANDY.

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Private DONALD ALBERT HARBONE was killed on Thursday 20th July 1944. 10 weeks later his 24 year old brother Private WILLIAM REGINALD 'Billy' HARBONE was killed while serving with 3 Battalion, Monmouthshire Regiment on the Wednesday 30th August 1944. His brother is now buried in ETREPAGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Edward Harbone, nephew of Private DONALD ALBERT HARBONE.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
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