CSM G Broadhead & Lt F Duffy
CSM M Etherington
CSM Arthur Pearson, Sgt Bray, CQMS James
CSM J Plemper, CSM G Gates

16th DLI CSMs in 1942-43

All of these pictures are enlargements from the 1942 group photographs in the Photographs section of the site.

Above left is CSM George Broadhead of D Company, alongside Lt Frank Duffy--who later commanded the Company.

Above right is CSM Miles Etherington of B Company.

The enlargment at left features, front row left to right: PSM (Platoon Sgt Major) Glover, CSM Broadhead and CSM Arthur Pearson of C Company. Back row is: CQMS W ‘Jimmy’ James of D Company, Sgt Charles Bray of D Company and an unidentified Sgt.

The enlargement below features left to right: CSM John Plemper of A Company and CSM George Gates of HQ Company. CSMs Plemper, Etherington and Broadhead were all killed in action during the Sedjenane fighting. George Gates was still serving as HQ Company CSM in 1945.

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