The Soldier's Details
- First Name:
- Roy Albert
- Nick Name:
- Regimental #:
- ‘B’ Company
- Place of Birth:
- Collie, Western Australia
- Father's Name:
- Josiah Edward Simmonds
- Mothers's Name:
- Hilda Maud Simmonds
- Church of England
- Pre-war Occupation:
- Selarang Camp Changi, Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp), River Valley Road Camp, Selarang Barracks Changi.
- ‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
- Camps Thailand:
- Kanu II, Kanu I, Tarsau , Chungkai, Tamuang
- Return Details 1945:
- Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore‐Fremantle HMT Circassia.
Both Collie boys.
Toona was a former prominent Mines-Rover’s footballer.
Returning to Collie he later became Colliery Deputy for some years prior to his retirement.
Toona passed away aged 83yrs, September 22 2002, at Collie, WA.
- River Valley Road Camp - Singapore
- Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
- Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
- Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp) - Singapore
- Kanu 1 151.00k - Thailand
- Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
- Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
- Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand