The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Kingdon
First Name:
John
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX15700
Company:
‘E’ Company, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
11.08.1941
DOB:
7.04.1916
Place of Birth:
Mandurah, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Roger Audley Kingdon
Mothers's Name:
Alice Maud Kingdon
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
School Teacher
Memorial:
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Plot 1, Row F, Grave 23, Age 27.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand V Battalion
POW#:
3/8420
Cause of Death:
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Place of Death:
Kanchanaburi
Date of Death:
13.10.1943

General Description

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Kingdonm, John

 

 

Photograph taken January 2018.  C. Mellor

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
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