Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Staveley
Initials:   J.S.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  6466966
Notes:   HE WAS BORN IN LONDON SW AND RESIDED IN MIDDLESEX AND FORMERLY SERVED IN THE ROYAL FUSILIERS. 28 DEC 1943 2 NCO'S WOUNDED IN ORTONA BY SHRAPNEL AND ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL. 2 JEEPS AND 2 MOTORCYCLES DAMAGED BY SHRAPNEL. WAR DIARY WO 169/13278. INSCRIPTION ON GRAVESTONE: IN THE GARDEN OF MEMORIES WE MEET EVERY DAY. MUM, DAD AND EVELYN.

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 29th December 1943
Company: 505 IND MOB PRO COY
Cemetery: SANGRO RIVER WAR CEMETERY   ITALY
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