Attestation Records

We hold around a fifth of the attestation records for the KSLI (Kings Shropshire Light Infantry) between 1910 and 1929 in a searchable database. The ‘all fields’ search uses a ‘sounds like’ approach, so you will often find the list is longer than expected, but will recognise similar spelled names. You can use the advanced search to perform a narrower search on family names and places.

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We have the paper records of these attestations but they are listed by service number, so unless you have this, we cannot search for a soldier by name alone.

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We found 2 person records.

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Oliver Plant Greatbach

Forenames: Oliver PlantSurname: GreatbachCountry S: UnknownService Type: ArmyRegiment: KLSIService Number: 4035860Comments: 15/12/1940 ITC/ SLI Transferred to Pioneer Corps 24/05/1944 Docs to Bournemouth 15/07/1944 — Other Information: 15/12/1940 ITC/ SLI Transferred to Pioneer Corps 24/05/1944 Docs to Bournemouth 15/07/1944
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Thomas Albert Gough

Forenames: Thomas AlbertSurname: GoughCountry S: UnknownService Type: ArmyRegiment: KLSIService Number: 4035783Comments: ITC 15/01/1940 Died 12/2/40 Docs to Min of Pensions 21/2/40 — Other Information: ITC 15/01/1940 Died 12/2/40 Docs to Min of Pensions 21/2/40

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