The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Beaton
First Name:
Peter Roderick
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX14855
Classification:
Despatch Rider
Company:
C' Company
Enlisted:
7.07.1941
Discharged:
1.05.1946
DOB:
15.04.1918
Place of Birth:
Claremont, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Charles Beaton
Mothers's Name:
Elizabeth Beaton
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Singapore:
Selerang Camp Changi
Force:
A' Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Linson Wood Camp, Tamuang
Camps Burma:
Reptu 30km (medical orderly, to Aungganaung 8.9.1943)
POW#:
1544
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, H M T Moreton Bay.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Linson Wood Camp, 202k - Thailand
  • Reptu, Retphaw, 30Kilo 385k - Burma
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