The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Ronan
First Name:
Edward John
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16269
Company:
‘E’ Company, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
27.08.1946
Discharged:
1.02.1946
DOB:
27.12.1917
Place of Birth:
Mingenew, Western Australia
Father's Name:
George Ronan
Mothers's Name:
Alice Ronan
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Miner
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, V Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Non Pladuk, Ubon
POW#:
4/6557
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Highland Brigade

General Description

Edward Ronan was one of eight Indigenous Western Australians to join the 2/4th.

 

Ronan, Edward and his mate Edgar Pell
Ronan, Edward and his mate Edgar Pell

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
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