The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Waghorn
First Name:
Henry William
Nick Name:
Bluey
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX5021
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
23.07.1940
Discharged:
7.02.1946
DOB:
1.05.1920
Place of Birth:
Claremont, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Alfred Edward Waghorn
Mothers's Name:
Agnes Elizabeth Waghom
Religion:
Presbyterian
Pre-war Occupation:
Gardener
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II, Tarsau, Tardan, Chungkai, Nacompaton, Bangkok
POW#:
1/9584 & 8852
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Sydney by aircraft, Sydney-Fremantle, HMT Dominion Monarch.

General Description

Height 5′ 10″

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
  • Nacompaton, Nakom Pathom Hospital - Thailand
  • Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand
  • Tardan - Thailand
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