John Thomson Cobb      

Servicenumber : 3062090
Rank : Private
Regiment : The Parachute Regiment
Unit : 156 Battalion
Date of Death : Between 18-9-1944 and 25-09-1944
Age : 22
Grave :
John Thomson Cobb was a son of David and Mary Cobb of Carnoustie, Angus. He lived in Dundee. He served with No. 4 Platoon, A Company. 
Cobb has no known grave. His name is on panel 9 of the Groesbeek Memorial, which commemorates by name more than 1000 soldiers who died during te campaign in north-west Europe between the time of crossing the Seine at the end of August 1944 and the end of the war in Europe, and whose graves are not known. 
 
Sources: Website CWGC, website www.specialforcesroh.com and 'From Delhi to Arnhem'

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