The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Lane
First Name:
Dennis Richard
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX16439
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
10.09.1941
DOB:
23.10.1920
Place of Birth:
Shipton, England
Father's Name:
George Lane
Mothers's Name:
Elizabeth Lane
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Plasterer, Fixer and Greaser
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 18, Age 24.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘E’ Force Borneo
POW#:
4/6312 & 1783
Cause of Death:
Beri-Beri
Place of Death:
Sandakan No1 Camp
Date of Death:
16.01.1945

General Description

Dennis Lane & Lew Lonsdale
Dennis Lane & Lew Lonsdale WX16727 RTA.

 

LANE, Private, DENNIS RICHARD, WX16439, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 16 January 1945. Age 24. Son of George and Elizabeth Lane, of Boulder, Western Australia. Panel 18.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

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Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Sandakan - Borneo ***
  • Lintang Officers Camp, Kuching - Sarawak
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