The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Blair
First Name:
Leslie Andrew
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX7308
Company:
D' Company
Enlisted:
6.08.1940
Discharged:
25.02.1946
DOB:
21.10.1907
Place of Birth:
Cottesloe, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Roderick John Blair
Mothers's Name:
Elsie May Blair
Religion:
Methodist
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Singapore:
Selerang Camp Changi.
Force:
A’Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan, Chumphon, Kachu Mountain Camp, Petchaburi
Camps Burma:
Khonkan 55km (1.7.1943)
POW#:
1525
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Highland Brigade.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Petchaburi - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Khonkan, 55Kilo Hospital 360k - Burma
  • Kachau Mountain Camp - Thailand
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