The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Williams
First Name:
Alfred George
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX1138
Classification:
Cook
Company:
‘C’ Company Headquarters
Enlisted:
14.02.1939
Discharged:
19.12.1945
DOB:
9.11.1915
Place of Birth:
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England
Father's Name:
Walter Alfred James Williams
Mothers's Name:
Fanny Williams
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Cleaner
Java:
‘Blackforce’
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Java party No. 4, Williams Force.
Camps Thailand:
131km, 133km, Kanchanaburi, Tamarkan, Chungkai, Kinsaiyok, Bangkok
Camps Burma:
Reptu 30km Hospital Camp
Camps Java:
Bicycle Camp Batavia
POW#:
4488
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Sydney, HMT Highland Chieftan.

General Description

Alfred passed away aged 87yrs, March 31 2002, at Rockingham, WA.

Camp Locations:

  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Kinsaiyok Main, 170.2k - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Tonchan South, 131k - Thailand
  • Reptu, Retphaw, 30Kilo 385k - Burma
  • Bicycle Camp, Batavia, Jakarta - Java ***
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