WO 361 War Office: Department of the Permanent Under Secretary of State: Casualties (L) Branch: Enquiries into Missing Personnel, 1939-45 War

This series contains records of enquiries made by the Department of the Permanent Under Secretary of State, Casualties (L) Branch, into missing personnel for the Second World War.


Reference: WO 361/550
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North West Europe: 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Oct 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/553
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North West Europe: 61st Reconnaisance Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Apr 30                 

Reference: WO 361/556
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North West Europe: 44th Royal Tank Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Apr 30

eference: WO 361/558
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North West Europe: 2nd Fife and Forfar Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

eference: WO 361/559
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North West Europe: 23rd Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jan 31

Reference: WO 361/560
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North West Europe: Royal Scots Grays, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1944 Dec 31 

Reference: WO 361/565
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North West Europe: 1st Northamptonshire Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jan 31                 

Reference: WO 361/568
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North West Europe: 43rd Reconnaissance Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Mar 31                 

Reference: WO 361/569
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North West Europe: 53rd Reconnaissance Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Oct 01 - 1945 Apr 30                 

Reference: WO 361/570
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North West Europe: 15th/19th Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1945 Jan 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/572
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North West Europe: 107th Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps (King's Own); missing personnel

Date: 1944 Dec 01 - 1944 Dec 31

Reference: WO 361/573
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North West Europe: Royal Dragoons ('The Royals'), Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Dec 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/574
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North West Europe: Fife and Forfar Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1945 Feb 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/575
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North West Europe: Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC); missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/576
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North West Europe: Royal Army Service Corps (RASC); missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1945 May 31                 

Reference: WO 361/577
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North West Europe: Royal Engineers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jan 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

eference: WO 361/578
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North West Europe: Field Squadrons, Royal Engineers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/579
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North West Europe: Assault Squadrons, Royal Engineers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/580
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North West Europe: Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME); missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/581
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North West Europe: Royal Warwickshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/582
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North West Europe: Durham Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/586
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North West Europe: Royal Corps of Signals; missing personnel


Reference: WO 361/587
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North West Europe: South Wales Borderers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

eference: WO 361/588
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North West Europe: Corps of Military Police; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jun 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

eference: WO 361/589
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North West Europe: South Staffordshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/590
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North West Europe: Hampshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Aug 31                 

Reference: WO 361/591
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North West Europe: The Black Watch; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/592
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North West Europe: South Lancashire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/593
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North West Europe: Wiltshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Aug 31                 

Reference: WO 361/594
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North West Europe: The Queen's Royal Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/595
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North West Europe: Dorsetshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Oct 31                 

Reference: WO 361/596
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North West Europe: Middlesex Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/598
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North West Europe: Essex Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/599
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North West Europe: Royal Norfolk Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/600
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North West Europe: North Staffordshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1944 Sep 30                 

Reference: WO 361/601
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North West Europe: Worcestershire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/602
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North West Europe: The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Mar 31                 

Reference: WO 361/603
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North West Europe: Lincolnshire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Jul 01 - 1945 May 31

Reference: WO 361/604
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North West Europe: The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Mar 31                 

eference: WO 361/605
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North West Europe: Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/606
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North West Europe: The King's Royal Rifle Corps; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Mar 31                 

Reference: WO 361/607
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North West Europe: The King's Shropshire Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/608
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North West Europe: The Duke of Wellington's Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jan 31                 

eference: WO 361/609
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North West Europe: Welch Regiment; missing personnel

Date: Undated                 

Reference: WO 361/610
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North West Europe: Somerset Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/611
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North West Europe: Royal Welch Fusiliers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/612
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North West Europe: Coldstream Guards; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jun 30
Held by: The National Archives, Kew

Reference: WO 361/613
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North West Europe: Scots Guards; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 May 31                 

Reference: WO 361/614
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North West Europe: The King's Own Scottish Borderers; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/615
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North West Europe: York and Lancaster Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Mar 31                 

Reference: WO 361/616
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North West Europe: Highland Light Infantry; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Jul 31                 

Reference: WO 361/617
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North West Europe: The Cameronians; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Aug 31                 

Reference: WO 361/618
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North West Europe: Suffolk Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Aug 01 - 1945 Feb 28                 

Reference: WO 361/619
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North West Europe: East Lancashire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

Reference: WO 361/620
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North West Europe: Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Mar 31

Reference: WO 361/621
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North West Europe: Grenadier Guards; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/622
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North West Europe: Seaforth Highlanders; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Oct 01 - 1945 Jun 30                 

eference: WO 361/623
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North West Europe: Leicestershire Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Apr 30                 

Reference: WO 361/624
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North West Europe: Irish Guards; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Sep 01 - 1945 Jun 30

Reference: WO 361/648
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North West Europe: Welsh Guards; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Oct 01 - 1945 Jan 31                 

Reference: WO 361/671
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North West Europe: 2nd Household Cavalry Regiment; missing personnel

Date: 1944 Oct 01 - 1944 Dec 31                 

Reference: WO 361/741
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Casualties at sea: LST 420 (landing ship tank), sunk 7 November 44

Date: 1944 Nov 09 - 1945 Feb 19                 

Reference: WO 361/748
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Casualties at sea, Scheldt estuary: MT Samvern; struck a mine on 18 January 1945

Date: 1945 Jan 22 - 1945 Jul 10                 

Reference: WO 361/750
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Casualties at sea, off Westkapelle: LCT 7011 (landing craft tank), struck by a mine on 1 November 1944

Date: 1945 Jan 31 - 1945 Mar 12