The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Gregory
First Name:
Henry Josiah
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX5086
Classification:
Batman/Runner
Company:
‘B’ Company
Enlisted:
23.07.1940
Discharged:
11.02.1946
DOB:
18.01.1904
Place of Birth:
Adelaide, South Australia
Father's Name:
Gilbert Gregory
Mothers's Name:
Not Known
Religion:
Methodist
Pre-war Occupation:
Woodcutter
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
KanuI II , Chungkai, Tamuang
POW#:
4/6176 and 8784
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Moreton Bay

General Description

In 1946 Henry Gregory married in 1946 to Selina May Geary.

Henry died 26 March 1959 at Carlisle where they were living.  It is not known if there were any children from this marriage.

Selina Gregory appears not to have remarried and died 27 November 1997 in Morley.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
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