1st Airborne Division Headquarters

Major Maquire and Private Holt during a scene behind the Hartenstein (reelstreets)
Major Maquire and Private Holt during a scene behind the Hartenstein (reelstreets)

Name: Major Hugh Pownall Maquire

Army number: 130962

Former Royal Ulster Rifles

General Staff officer (GSO2) Intelligence

 

Born 29-11-1911, Crosserlough, Ormskirk, Lancashire.

 

Died 02-03-1961, Hammersmith Hospital, London.

 

Taken Prisoner of War

Oflag VIIB, Eichstatt, Germany

POW No.642

 




Trouw 18-9-1946
Trouw 18-9-1946

Name: Private Sidney Wright

Army number:

1st Bn Oxfordshire&Buckinghamshire Regiment

Defence Platoon

Body Guard, General Urquhart.

 

Born

 

Died

 

 

Back across the Rhine during Operation Berlin.