Biography

Birth date: 12 November 1919
Birth place: United Kingdom: Scotland, Glasgow
Final rank: Major
Service number: 520565 - Second World War, 1939-1945
WX11073 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Unit: 2nd Independent Company

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 2nd Independent Company
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Photograph

P00707.019

PORTUGUESE TIMOR. 1942. GROUP PORTRAIT IN A VILLAGE OF MEMBERS OF THE 2/2ND INDEPENDENT COMPANY, PART OF SPARROW FORCE, WHICH CONDUCTED GUERILLA OPERATIONS AGAINST THE JAPANESE ON THE ISLAND. LEFT TO RIGHT: BACK ROW: UNIDENTIFIED, UNIDENTIFIED, LIEUTENANT TOM NISBET, UNIDENTIFIED, CAPTAIN BALL,...

P00707.019

Timeline

Date of birth 1919-11-12
Date of discharge 1946-01-18