The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Worsdell
First Name:
Harold James
Nick Name:
Harry
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX5204
Classification:
Driver
Company:
‘D’ Company
Enlisted:
26.07.1940
Discharged:
11.01.1946
DOB:
12.06.1915
Place of Birth:
Rushall, Wiltshire, England
Father's Name:
Hemy Worsdell
Mothers's Name:
Martha Emily Worsdell
Religion:
Methodist
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Johore Bahru, Adam Park, Selarang Barracks Changi. Following return from Thailand - Sime Road Camp, X10 Party, Changi Gaol Camp.
Force:
‘H’ ForceThailand, Group No. 3
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II Malayan Hamlet (cholera)
POW#:
4/6843
Return Details 1945:
Singapore-Darwin-Sydney, HMT Arawa, Sydney-Melbourne by troop train, Melbourne-Fremantle, HMT Strathmore.

General Description

Worsdell WX5204 & Robert Hutchinson, lost South China Sea Sept 1944
Worsdell WX5204 & Robert Hutchinson, lost South China Sea Sept 1944.

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Changi Gaol Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Sime Road Camp - Singapore
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
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