2nd Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment

L/Cpl. Arthur Stocks
Army Service No. 5120749


Pre-war Occupation:
Painter and Decorator.

Hereford on the 17/07/1940. Age 24.

Royal Warwickshire Regiment.

B Company, 2nd Battalion The Royal Berkshire Regiment, around 1943
Under the command of Colonel John Hill.

Saw Action:
From November 1944 until he was evacuated with a knee injury towards the end of the Burma campaign.

Promoted to Lance Corporal, date U/K.

Hospitalised in Ceylon until he was shipped home to the UK in July 1945 for demobilisation.

Additional information:
Arthur Stocks appears in two books, both of which were written by his late commander. Slim's Burma Boys and China Dragons: a Rifle Company at War, Burma 1944-45.



L/Cpl. Arthur Stocks
L/Cpl. Arthur Stocks

L/Cpl. Arthur Stocks
L/Cpl. Arthur Stocks

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