Captain DENYS JOHN CARTER (photo added)

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Rank Captain
Forenames DENYS JOHN
Surname CARTER (photo added)
Initials D J
Place of Birth NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Monday, 08 March 1915
Date of Death Sunday, 13 August 1944
Age 29
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From WORCESTER, WORCESTERSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 190667
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 112 (The West Somerset Yeomanry) Field Regiment, Royal Artillery (43rd Wessex Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XVI. B. 16.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF FRANK AND HILDA CLARA CARTER (nee HEMMINGS); HUSBAND OF ASTA BIRGITTE CARTER (nee JENSON), OF WORCESTER, WORCESTERSHIRE.

Additional Information

Associate of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (AICS).

 

 

Captain DENYS JOHN CARTER, undated.1

 

 

Officers of 477 Field Battery, 112 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery.
Taken in England in 1943.

 

 

References
1. Information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by David Harris.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: David Harris.
Additional photographs provided by: David Harris and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: David Harris.

 

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What other people have said

Somerset

N F Dowdney TD DL

The West Somerset yeomanry are now being revived in Bath, the new soldiers will be told of Captain Carter

On Wednesday, March 16, 2016
BANGOR

WILLIAM ALAN HAY

God Bless this Hero. Etched in History.

On Tuesday, October 14, 2014