Private Elijah Hope

 

Private Elijah Hope 3975798 of No.10 Platoon, "T" Company, 1st Parachute Battalion. From Salford in Manchester, "Bob" or "Jack" Hope served in the Welch Regiment from October 1941 to March 1943, when he was transferred to the Army Air Corps. He was wounded and taken prisoner at Arnhem, and sent to Stalag XIB at Fallingbostel, POW number 117779. He died of a heart attack in 1977. Any information regarding him, please contact Brian Hope, brian511@virginmedia.com. Copyright: Brian Hope.

Copyright: Brian Hope.

Copyright: Brian Hope.

Copyright: Brian Hope.