From Sunderland.
Photograph Sunderland Echo 30/4/43, p 3: 'Pte E Eastick (25), DLI, 10 Locke Close, Coventry (formerly of 61 Wear Street, Hendon), reported missing in North Africa.'
Stalag 4D/Z in early 1945 German POW Number 226468.

Fairgrieve, Pte H, 4469500. Stalag 344 in early 1945 German POW Number 80580. PG 82, Italy in 1943.

Fawkes, Pte William Parker, 4469501. Enlisted directly to 16 DLI, Recruit Company, Folkstone, 1/42. Re-enforcement draft to India, 1942. Served with the 142 Commando/13th Bn Kings (Liverpool) Regiment in Burma on first Chindit expedition, 'Operation Longcloth' and successfully regained India, 1943. See this external site:

Fenwick Pte A, 4469502, Stalag 11B in early 1945 German POW Number 140588. Previously POW Italy. Possibly B Coy, 16 DLI. See the 1942 group photograph:

Firstbrook, L/Sgt C R, 4469503, Stalag 8A in early 1945, POW Number 80598. With 16 DLI in 1943. Casualty at 183 Field Ambulance in 4/43. Not listed as Italy POW.

Foreman, L/Cpl A J, 4469504, Stalag 344 in early 1945 German POW Number 35181. Previously POW Italy.

Foster, Pte R D, 4469506, DLI. POW Italy, 1943.

Guthrie, Pte Alfred, 4469508. Enlisted DLI, Folkstone, 1/42. Died 20/9/44, serving with 4th Parachute Brigade Defence Platoon, Parachute Regiment, Army Air Corps, aged 27. Son of John Lyons Guthrie and Ada Rome Guthrie, of Newcastle-on-Tyne; husband of Sarah Greenwell Guthrie, of St. Anthony's, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery, 28 B 9.

Garrard, Pte Clifford Norman, 4469511. Died 24/6/44, serving with 6 DLI, aged 28. Son of Robert Claude Valentine Garrard and Caroline Sarah Garrard, of Stratford, Essex; husband of Violet Gwendolen Garrard, of Stratford. Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery, France, VI B 9.

Gilby, Pte B, 4469513, Stalag 8A in 1945, POW No 80598. Previously POW Italy.

Godsmark, Pte Francis Alfred, 4469516. Died 13/10/43, serving with 16 DLI, aged 27. Son of George Henry and Lavina Godsmark, of Middlesbrough, Yorkshire; husband of Beatrice Godsmark, of Middlesbrough. Minturno War Cemetery, Italy, V A 11. D Company, 16 DLI in late 1942, see the 1942 group photo.

Gofton, Pte Arthur, 4469517. Died 11/3/43, serving with 16 DLI, aged 29. Son of Thomas and Eliza Gofton, of Scarborough, Yorkshire; husband of Evelyn Gofton, of Scarborough. Beja War Cemetery, 2 G 8.
Previously buried Djebel Abiod. Date of death corrected to 12/3/43 on CWGC grave concentration document.

Graham, Cpl John George W, 4469519. 16 DLI. Enlisted 8/1/42 direct to Recruit Company, 16 DLI at Shorncliffe, Kent. Of 42 Linden Avenue, Fenham, Newcastle upon Tyne. Captured with D Company on 27/2/43, Sedjenane. Possibly on the 1942 D Company photograph. Stalag 398 in early 1945 German POW Number 154350.

Grange, L/Cpl W B 4469520. 16 DLI. Enlisted Jan 1942. From Fencehouses, Northumberland? Or Shiney Row? Stalag 4D/Z German POW Number 228213. Served with my father, Pte T Tunney, in the 9th Battalion, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, Alexandria, Scotland in 1945-46.

Possibly this W Grange, photograph Sunderland Echo, 20/8/43, p 8: 'Two Shiney Row men, brothers in law, have met in an Italian prisoners of war camp. They are SQMS Stanley Orriss, RTC of 9 Hindson's Crscent and L/CPl William Grange, DLI of 1 Clarke's Buildings. They met at Settore, where SQMS Orriss had been interned for some time. L/Cpl Grange was transfered to the camp from another part of Italy and although he knew his brother in law was a prisoner of war it was a great surprise to them when they met.'

Greener, L/Cpl Norman B, 4469522. Taken POW in North Africa, 2-3/3/43. Husband of Mrs T Greener, 12 Dale St, North Blyth. Evening Chronicle, Newcastle, issue 6/4/43. Stalag 4D in 1945, German POW number 247439. PG 66, Italy in 1943.

Greenlip, Pte E O, 4469523, 16 DLI in 2/42. Stalag 4A, POW No 266564. PG 66, Italy in 1943

Hackwood, Pte K, 4469525. DLI. Stalag 4D in early 1945, POW No 262761. Not POW Italy

Hall, Pte John Robert Dent, 4469528. Died 16/7/43, serving with 9 DLI, aged 28. Son of John William and Eleanor Cooper;
of Blaydon, Co Durham. Catania War Cemetery, Sicily, III B 38.

Hamilton, Pte George Ronald, 4469530, B Company, 16 DLI. B Company, 16th DLI. Enlisted 1/42, direct to Recruit Coy,
16 DLI. Captured Sedjenane, Tunisia 2/3/43. PG 66 and PG 82 Italy. Transferred from Italy in September 1943, to Stalag
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