The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Case
First Name:
William Cecil
Nick Name:
Bill
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX11584
Company:
'C' Company
Enlisted:
9.04.1941
DOB:
6.02.1915
Place of Birth:
London, England
Father's Name:
William Frank Case
Mothers's Name:
Susan Case
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Memorial:
Epitaph, Singapore Memorial, Column 136, Age 27.
Cause of Death:
Killed In Action
Place of Death:
Hill 200, Ulu Pandan
Date of Death:
12.02.1942
Buried:
Where killed at map reference 758128 by Major A. Cough Party on 21/12/1942.
Return Details 1945:
Where killed at map reference 758128 by Major A. Cough Party on 21.12. 1942.

General Description

Case William

Eight year-old William Case (Jnr) departed London with his parents and two younger brothers on 6 December 1923 to sail to Fremantle.

He enlisted 9 April 1941 and tragically KIA Singapoe 12 February 1942 aged 27 years.

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