The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Munday
First Name:
Ernest Montague
Nick Name:
Ern
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX17390
Company:
‘E’ Company, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
27.10.1941
DOB:
24.03.1916
Place of Birth:
Guildford, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Harry James Munday
Mothers's Name:
Fanny Munday
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Labourer
Memorial:
Epitaph, Singapore Memorial, Column 136, Age 25.
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Place of Death:
Sungei Kranji-Sungei Jurong Defence Line
Date of Death:
10.02.1942

General Description

Ern Munday  was KIA 10th February 1942  less than four months following his enlistment.

He was from a large family of at least 6 or 7 girls and he was one of two sons to parents Harry James Munday and Fanny Bassett.

Ern had spent some time working at Big Bell Mine.  However, sadly we have little information of his life.

 

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