Edward Ackroyd
Sergeant, Royal SIgnals. Service number 2337916.
Born 10th June 1917, Edward enlisted in the Army on 4th April 1940 in Whitby, aged 22. Promoted to Sergeant on 10th May 1941. He was a wireless operator in tanks and served in Italy, Holland and West Africa.
He died on 23rd May 2003.

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Information kindly supplied by Wendy Halloway (daughter): "I also have his 'Soldier Service and Pay Book' , his 'Soldier's Release Book', 'Certificate of Transfer to the Army Reserve', dog tags and medals."