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Name James Morritt
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Last Known Address Sunderland
Family Circumstances Married with family.

Unit of Service Durham Light Infantry.
Number and Rank 23896652, L/Cpl.
Date & Place of Death 2nd January 2000. Sunderland
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Details of any Medals, conflict, training or operations which the deceased had participated in during service.

James served in the following places during his service Gibraltar, Cyrenaica (Libya), Germany, Aden and the United Kingdom.

During his service in Berlin part of his duties was guarding Spandau Prison which held Rudolph Hess.

 

Other general information. online links, images etc.

James was born on the 4/10/1940.

He joined the Army at South Shields on 25/1/1962.

After leaving the Army he worked as a Postman and then in the offices.

 

Below are pictures and various documents relating to James Service.

 

 

Below The Central Register showing James's Birth.

 

Below is James and Winifred's marriage entry.

 

Below is James Service Record and Identity Card.

 

 

 

 

Below is the International Certificate allowing James and his familiy to travel to abroad.

 

 

 

Below is the Handover Document transferring his quarters in Berlin

to another incoming soldier.

The Quarters are vigourously inspected at the incoming or outgoing of an occupant.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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