The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Robertson
First Name:
Donald Charles
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16427
Company:
‘ B ’ Company
Enlisted:
10.09.1941
Discharged:
6.11.1946
DOB:
29.08.1917
Place of Birth:
Northam, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Charles Aloysius Robertson
Mothers's Name:
Ada Miriam Robertson
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Administrator, New Guinea Patrol Officer
Java:
‘Blackforce’
Force:
‘ A’ Force Burma, Java Party No. 4, Williams Force
Camps Thailand:
131km, l33km, Kanchanaburi, Tamarkan, Kanchanaburi, Rin Tin, Tamarkan
Camps Burma:
Beke Taung 40km Camp (2.7.1943)
POW#:
4590
Return Details 1945:
Thailand‐Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Perth, PBY Catalina aircraft

General Description

Donald passed away aged 85yrs, September 6 2002, at Bullcreek, WA.

Camp Locations:

  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Rin Tin, Lin Tin 180k - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand
  • Beketaung, 40Kilo, 374k - Burma
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