The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Chamberlain
First Name:
Cyril Nichols
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16425
Classification:
Batman/Runner to Lt. Mazza.
Company:
'E' Company, Special Reserve Battalion, No. 3 Platoon.
Enlisted:
10.09.1941
Discharged:
30.05.1946
DOB:
22.08.1904
Place of Birth:
Lancaster, England
Father's Name:
Ernest Chamberlain
Mothers's Name:
Ivy Florence Chamberlain
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Pipe Fitter
Singapore:
Selarang Camp & Barracks Changi
Force:
'D' Force Thailand, V Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan, Nacompaton
POW#:
4/5983
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Sydney, HMT Highland Chieftan, Sydney-Melbourne-Perth by troop train

General Description

EPSON MFP image
Cyril Nicholas Chamberlain with his brother Vernon.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nacompaton, Nakom Pathom Hospital - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
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