Harry M.A. Cambier, Lt.
Personal information
Age 23
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Genealogy Son of Lt.-Col. Valentine Cambier and Hilda Doris Cambier.
Military information
Army Number 226876
Rank Lt.
Function Commander Anti Tank Platoon
Platoon / Troop / Flight Anti Tank Platoon
Company / Squadron Support Company
Unit / Group 156 Battalion 4th Parachute Brigade
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Army Air Corps Parachute Regiment
Death information
Died when 10-10-1944
Died where Vorden
Spot HQ German Security Police
Map reference Unknown
Burial location
Vorden, General Cemetery, Netherlands
Grave number 17
Graves overview
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Lt. Cambier escaped from a hospital train on 25 September together with Lt. Bussell, 3rd Para Bat. Both were assisted by the Dutch Resistance and were taken to the Zutphen area. They were arrested at the beginning of October while dressed as civilians and were shot by Ludwig Heinemann of the Gestapo in the HQ, 't Selsam House at Vorden. Heinemann was arrested on March 18th 1946. After the trial in which he was found guilty of many war crimes including the murder of at least 70 people, he was executed at Arnhem on the 10th of february 1947.

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Harry M.A. Cambier, Lt.
Personal information
Age 23
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Genealogy Son of Lt.-Col. Valentine Cambier and Hilda Doris Cambier.
Military information
Army Number 226876
Rank Lt.
Function Commander Anti Tank Platoon
Platoon / Troop / Flight Anti Tank Platoon
Company / Squadron Support Company
Unit / Group 156 Battalion 4th Parachute Brigade
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Army Air Corps Parachute Regiment
Death information
Died when 10-10-1944
Died where Vorden
Spot HQ German Security Police
Map reference Unknown
Burial location
Vorden, General Cemetery, Netherlands
Grave number 17
Graves overview
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Lt. Cambier escaped from a hospital train on 25 September together with Lt. Bussell, 3rd Para Bat. Both were assisted by the Dutch Resistance and were taken to the Zutphen area. They were arrested at the beginning of October while dressed as civilians and were shot by Ludwig Heinemann of the Gestapo in the HQ, 't Selsam House at Vorden. Heinemann was arrested on March 18th 1946. After the trial in which he was found guilty of many war crimes including the murder of at least 70 people, he was executed at Arnhem on the 10th of february 1947.

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