Alec Richard Rogers

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Sergeant Alec Richard Rogers
Life dates
15 Jun 1918 - 01 Nov 2007
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Biography

Sergeant Alec Rogers was the second Sergeant of Ugborough Patrol, replacing Sergeant Ough.

Alec was the 7th generation to be born in Holbeton, the family moving to Filham Farm, Ugborough in 1928. He won a scholarship to King Edward VI School in Totnes and then farmed at Filham until 1975. In 1951 he married Elizabeth Hoare and they had 2 children.

Alec was the first secretary of the Ivybridge Young Farmers Club.

Postings
Unit or location Role Posted from until
Ugborough Patrol Patrol Leader 14 Aug 1942 03 Dec 1944
National ID
WIPI 106/3
Commissioned or Enlisted
14th August 1942
Occupation

Farmer

Address
Filham Farm, Filham, Ivybridge, Devon
Other information

Alec Rogers kept a diary which can be seen here

References

TNA ref WO199/3391

Hancock data held at B.R.A

1939 Register

The Rogers Family