The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Floyed
First Name:
Arthur Ernest
Nick Name:
Artie
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX12663
Company:
'C' Company
Enlisted:
9.05.1941
DOB:
29.06.1918
Place of Birth:
Narrogin, Western Australia
Father's Name:
John Bertram Floyed
Mothers's Name:
Ada Clara Floyed
Religion:
Baptist
Pre-war Occupation:
Labourer
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 18, Age 26.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Johore Bahru, Adam Park, Selarang Barracks Changi
Force:
'E' Force Borneo
POW#:
4/6128 & 1709
Cause of Death:
Malaria
Place of Death:
Sandakan No1 Camp
Date of Death:
12.03.1945

General Description

Prior to enlisting with the AIF Arthur had been with the 25th Light Horse Regiment.

Please read about ‘E’ Force Borneo.

FLOYED, Private, ARTHUR ERNEST, WX12663, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 12 March 1945. Age 26. Son of John Bertram and Ada Clara Floyed, of Narrogin, Western Australia. Panel 18.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

 

Floyed

Artie was good mates with George Chatfield, Mick Hummerston and Stew Baxter.

Floyed Arthur Ernest

Above notice by WX12488 Clay, WX9146 Lush and WX17879 Wade from 2/4th.

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Sandakan - Borneo ***
  • Lintang Officers Camp, Kuching - Sarawak
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