Corporal John Corbett

 

3528197 Corporal John Corbett (right) with two unknown comrades at Bottelare, near Ghent, Belgium, on the 22nd February 1945. Larger image. Corbett joined the East Lancashire Regiment on the 4th October 1937, and served with them in India from December 1938 to November 1940. He transferred to the Army Air Corps on the 4th August 1943, and was posted to the 22nd Independent Parachute Company on the 4th October. He served with the 6th Airborne Division throughout the Normandy, Ardennes and German campaigns, and was briefly attached to the 1st Airborne Division in Norway in 1945. He died on the 5th December 1971. Copyright: Robin Corbett.

 

 

Copyright: Robin Corbett.

 

 

Copyright: Robin Corbett.