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Old 28-12-21, 12:05 AM
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Default Anyone an ID on a Sid(ney) Haste RA

Evening all,
Just had a mate ask if i could possibly find any info on a Sid(ney) Haste who was supposedly RA who was in the Battle of the Bulge.
Thats all i have. A long shot for 55,000 Brits in the battle lol
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Old 28-12-21, 08:33 AM
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This is from RA Attestations 1940. It’s the only Sidney Haste RA that I could find.
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Old 28-12-21, 09:51 AM
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Default Thank you Sir!

That’s great nice forwarded to my mate.
Fingers crossed that it’s our man so I can try and look to see where he was posted.
Very much appreciate your help.
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This is from RA Attestations 1940. It’s the only Sidney Haste RA that I could find.
Anyone know what the age limit that defined discharge from the RA was?
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Default It is the correct chap

Thanks for the lead. It transpires it is the right guy.
Now to try and find out about his service and with which unit he served during the Battle of the Bulge.
Perfect
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May help; The 4th Army Group RA were there and this regiment, 86 (East Anglian)(Hertfordshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment RA(TA), attached to the Guards Armoured Division.

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Thanks Marc for the extra J2.
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