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Don Gowland

Area: Knottingley
Regiment: Not known
Rank: Fusilier

War Service

Pontefract & Castleford Express 21st August 1942 p 4 (+ 4 photos)
In “The Express” a fortnight ago it was stated that Fusilier Don Gowland of 34, Westfield Road, Knottingley, had been reported by the enemy to be a prisoner of war. Word has now been received from him that he is in Italian hands and is well. Fusilier Gowland is one of four brothers serving with the Forces. The others are Pte W Gowland of the Royal Corps of Signals: Pte J Gowland of the North Hampshire Regt: Sergt A Gowland of the RASC at present stationed in Ireland.”

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