The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Heinz-Smith
First Name:
Frederick Joseph
Nick Name:
Fred
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX18022
Company:
'E' Company, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
11.12.1941
DOB:
12.11.1902
Place of Birth:
Paddington, New South Wales
Father's Name:
Frederick Joseph Heinz-Smith
Mothers's Name:
Ada Maude Heinz-Smith
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Miner
Memorial:
Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Plot A10, Row G, Grave 18, Age 40.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Johore Bahru, Adam Park, Selarang Barracks Changi
Force:
'F' Force Thailand
POW#:
1/12940
Cause of Death:
Malaria, Dysentery , Tropical Ulcers and Avitaminosis.
Place of Death:
Kami (Upper) Sonkurai 118K
Date of Death:
23.10.1943
Buried:
Grave No. 18, Kami Sonkurai.

General Description

Soldier was with Militia 15.5.1941 to 10.12.1941 prior to enlisting 11.12.1941 with 2/4th, as a Reinforcement.

 

 

 

Heinz-Smith Fred
West Australian Newspapers 1945

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
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