Gordon W. E. Hawes

Personnel header
Private Gordon W. E. Hawes
Life dates
13 Aug 1926 -

The son of Arthur and Amy. It appears Arthur may have worked with Sergeant Percy Reed. In the 1950s he was on the committee of the Wells British Legion. He was a keen cricketer, a medium pace bowler at Wells Rangers Cricket Club.

He married Margaret Thomas in 1948.

Unit or location Role Posted from until
Green Ore (Wells) Patrol Patrol member 22 Feb 1942 30 Apr 1944
National ID
WOSB 252/4
4 Town Hall Buildings, Wells, Somerset
Other information

Joined HM forces 30st April 1944. Recorded on the nominal roll as born 1924.

The nominal roll records his year of birth as 1924. On 15 Dec 1945 the Wells Group of Somerset Auxiliers had a stand down meal at the Bekynton Cafe in Wells. The men are listed in their Patrols. Gordon is listed as a former member.


TNA ref WO199/3390 & 1

Wells stand down menu