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Gunner Herbert Ashworth
Forename(s) and initial(s):Herbert
Place of birth:Rochdale, Lancashire
Date of birth:11/2/1913
Rank when captured:
Date of capture:28/10/1941
Data sourcesThe National Archives (UK)Other Sources (Relative's report)
From: Ray Ashworth
My grand father was a prisoner of war at Stalag VIIIB.
DoB 11/2/1913 Lived in Rochdale, Lancashire. Captured 28/10/1941. He was a Gunner, British Army, Royal Artillery, No 1 Maritime Anti-Aircraft Battery. Other Regimental Information: Roslea. Service No. 3651869. Archive Reference WO344/7790 Seniority Date 18/1/1932.
Was imprisoned in the following camps:
- Dulag – from October until December 1941;
- Marlag und Milag Nord, from December, 1941 until August, 1942;
- Stalag VIIIB, from August, 1942 until February, 1945;
- Stalag VIIIC – from February till March, 1945;
He was at the following work camps:
Griffenberg – from November, 1942 till August, 1943
at Stone Quarry, Bad Neustadt – from March, 1945 till April, 1945 on Farm.
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