The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Wolfe
First Name:
William John
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16426
Company:
Headquarters Company
Enlisted:
10.09.1941
Discharged:
1.12.1945
DOB:
15.08.1913
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Richard Wolfe
Mothers's Name:
Katherine May Wolfe
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Shop Assistant
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan
POW#:
3095
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore‐Fremantle, HMT Tamaroa.

General Description

Soldier wounded in action and admitted to 2/13th Australian General Hospital on 11/2/1942 with a shrapnel wound to the right knee.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
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