The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Buckley
First Name:
John Scott
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX15989
Company:
Headquarters Company
Enlisted:
25.08.1941
DOB:
14.12.1906
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
John William Buckley
Mothers's Name:
Edith Buckley
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Labourer
Memorial:
Kanchanahuri War Cemetery, Collective Grave, Plot 3, Row D, Grave 37-40, Age 36.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, River Valley Road Camp, Selarang Barracks Changi.
Force:
'D' Force Thailand, V battalion
POW#:
2226
Cause of Death:
Malaria, General Debility and Tropical Ulcers
Place of Death:
Kuii Camp
Date of Death:
19.09.1943
Buried:
Grave No. I70, Kuii.

General Description

Read about  ‘D’ Force Thailand V Battalion and Kuii Camp

Camp Locations:

  • River Valley Road Camp - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Kuii, Kui Yae, 185.6k - Thailand
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