LRDG Barrett, Denis (Shorty)

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Operation Bulbasket
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  • SURNAME
Barrett
  • FORENAME
Denis (Shorty)
  • UNIT
LRDG Quartermaster + Adjutant
  • RANK
Warrant Officer Second Class + Lieutenant + Lieutenant (A/Captain)
  • NUMBER
1062
  • AWARD
M.B.E.,Mention in Despatches(twice)
  • PLACE
North Africa 1941-43
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit 2 New Zealand Div.Cavalry Regiment,N.Z.A.C.
born 8.12.1909 Paeroa,New Zealand
resided Napier,New Zealand
clerk in civilian life
joined LRDG September 1941
Adjutant Feb.1943
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In Rommels Backyard: A Memoir of the Long Range Desert Group
The Men Who Made the SAS: The History of the Long Range Desert Group
Long Range Desert Group in the Mediterranean
The Long Range Desert Group 1940-1945: Providence Their Guide
The Long Range Desert Group in Action 1940-1943: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
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