The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Nelson
First Name:
Cecil Thomas
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Regimental #:
WX14031
Company:
Headquarters Company
Enlisted:
11.06.1941
Discharged:
6.02.1946
DOB:
19.03.1917
Place of Birth:
Fremantle, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Edward Nelson
Mothers's Name:
Olive Nelson
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Baker
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Serangoon Road Camp, (evacuated to Australian General Hospital at Roberts Barracks Changi with acute appendicitis on 7.8.1942); Selerang Barracks Changi. Following return from Thailand - Selarang Barracks Changi; Changi Gaol Camp
Force:
‘F’ Force Thailand
Camps Thailand:
Shimo Sonkurai
Camps Burma:
Tanbaya 30km Hospital Camp
POW#:
1/8808
Return Details 1945:
Singapore-Perth, Duke of Gloucester’s aircraft 'Endeavour ’
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