The Soldier's Details

Surname:
McNeil
First Name:
Stanley Scott
Nick Name:
Stan
Rank:
Warrant Officer II (Promoted on 7.2.1942)
Regimental #:
WX15720
Company:
‘E’ Company Headquarters, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
13.08.1941
DOB:
7.02.1900
Place of Birth:
Bootle, Liverpool, England
Father's Name:
Arthur McNeil
Mothers's Name:
Louisa McNeil
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmer
Memorial:
Epitaph, Singapore Memorial, Column 135, Age 42.
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Place of Death:
South-West Bukit Timah
Date of Death:
11.02.1942

General Description

At the age of 16 years, Stan put his age up and enlisted in England in WWI. He was awarded Miltary Medal 4/11/1917 for ‘bravery in the field’.

Stan McNeil migrated to Australia in 1926.

When enlisting in Western Australia, Stan put his age down by 3 years.

EPSON MFP image
Stan McNeil Middle Row, Far Left

 

 

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