The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Osborne
First Name:
Eric Francis
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16279
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
1.09.1941
DOB:
31.08.1922
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Henry Joseph Osbome,
Mothers's Name:
Edith Beatrice Osborne
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Memorial:
Kranji War Cemetery, Collective Grave, Plot 30, Row A, Grave 9-13, Age 19.
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Place of Death:
Buona Vista
Date of Death:
15.02.1942
Buried:
In a common grave at map reference 784112

General Description

  • Eric Francis Osborne
  • Soldier received a shrapnel wound to the skull. He had spent most of his life in an orphanage.
  • EPSON MFP image
    John Robert Osborne, Kranji War Cemetery
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