The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Taylor
First Name:
James Templeton
Rank:
Sergeant
Regimental #:
WX4921
Classification:
Armourer
Company:
Attached to 2/4th, Australian Army Ordnance Corps
Enlisted:
23.07.1940
DOB:
12.11.1905
Place of Birth:
Dunkeld, Scotland
Father's Name:
James Templeton Taylor
Mothers's Name:
Catherine Taylor
Religion:
Church of Scotland
Pre-war Occupation:
Truck Driver
Memorial:
Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Plot A13, Row A, Grave 19, Age 37.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘F’ Force Thailand
POW#:
4/4598
Cause of Death:
Beri-Beri and Pneumonia
Place of Death:
Kami Sonkurai
Date of Death:
11.07.1943
Buried:
No. 3 Cemetery, Grave No. 22, Kami Sonkurai.

General Description

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Height 5′ 6″

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Kami Songkurai, 299k - Thailand
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