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Registration date : 2018-08-17

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PostSubject: BAOR Service Records   BAOR Service Records Icon_minitime17/8/2018, 15:52

Hi
I have been researching the military career of a family member and the records I received from the MOD finished with the statement “BAOR Embarked NWE 6 Sep 45”. There are no further records, not even a date for leaving the army. I would like to know if there is a reason why details of his service with BAOR were not included.

His name was William Henry Mounsey. He was a Major in the Royal Engineers.

Thanks
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Number of posts : 273
Age : 72
Localisation : Between Hannover and Herford, off all main routes
Cap Badge : Not even a reservist now - have been Pborn3
Places Served : Oswestry 1965, Paderborn to 1971, NE Dist, Munsterlager from 1974, Sennelager (1976 to 2012)
Registration date : 2016-12-16

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PostSubject: Re: BAOR Service Records   BAOR Service Records Icon_minitime25/8/2018, 16:19

Royal Engineers
Regular Army Emergency Cammission
Mounsey, W. H. (War Service Commission:
2nd Lt. 13/1/41
Lt. 1/5/42
Temp/Capt. 1/5/42 (W.S./Capt. 14/5/44)
T/Maj. 14/5/44)
In Oct 1945 Army List showing as such.
In Jan 1946 Army List showing as being released by then with rank of Hon. Maj.

That is Army List Part 1

Army List Part III for Oct 45 or Jan 46 should show a short biography!

A Mounsey Family was living on Hans-Hinrichstrasse Detmold in 1953,
so a transfer by an over 45 yr old officer with considerable "Railway" skills to the
Control Commission for Germany (British Element) (CCG) is feasible to aid the re-build
of the German economy - still being researched.

Haven't found a Death for WH Mounsey in UK BMD up to 1979
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PostSubject: Re: BAOR Service Records   BAOR Service Records Icon_minitime25/8/2018, 18:22

Died 1986 on Merseyside.
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Number of posts : 273
Age : 72
Localisation : Between Hannover and Herford, off all main routes
Cap Badge : Not even a reservist now - have been Pborn3
Places Served : Oswestry 1965, Paderborn to 1971, NE Dist, Munsterlager from 1974, Sennelager (1976 to 2012)
Registration date : 2016-12-16

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PostSubject: Re: BAOR Service Records   BAOR Service Records Icon_minitime11/10/2018, 15:45

This man served at Detmold at a similar time:

Allan Garraway MBE Born: 14 June, 1926, in Cambridge. Died: Overnight 29/30 December, 2014, in Newtonmore, aged 88.
Posted to 348 Railway Operation Company RE in Germany where, in 1947, he became locomotive superintendent of the Detmold Military Railway which had been taken over by the British Army of The Rhine. (Herford to Altenbeken)
Having reached the rank of captain, he returned to civilian life in 1949 .
Read more at: https://www.scotsman.com/news/obituaries/obituary-allan-garraway-mbe-railway-preservationist-manager-and-engineer-1-3652927
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Number of posts : 273
Age : 72
Localisation : Between Hannover and Herford, off all main routes
Cap Badge : Not even a reservist now - have been Pborn3
Places Served : Oswestry 1965, Paderborn to 1971, NE Dist, Munsterlager from 1974, Sennelager (1976 to 2012)
Registration date : 2016-12-16

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PostSubject: Re: BAOR Service Records   BAOR Service Records Icon_minitime1/6/2019, 12:40

Detmold Military Railway - already covered see here:

http://bfg-locations.editboard.com/t1081-longmoor-barracks-detmold
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