The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Robinson
First Name:
James William
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX15941
Company:
Battalion Headquarters
Enlisted:
20.08.1941
DOB:
4.04.1915
Place of Birth:
Grangetown, Sunderland, England
Father's Name:
William Luddington Robinson
Mothers's Name:
Elizabeth Robinson
Religion:
Congregational
Pre-war Occupation:
Miner and Truck Driver
Memorial:
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Plot 1, Row M, Grave 36, Age 28.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S battalion
POW#:
4/6552 & 8841
Cause of Death:
Acute Enteritis
Place of Death:
Chungkai
Date of Death:
28.08.1943
Buried:
Grave No. 317, Chungkai

General Description

W J Robinson

 

 

 

James Robinson aged 11 arrived from London at Fremantle on Largs Bay with his parents, sister and two younger brothers.

 

 

 

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