The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Whiteman
First Name:
David Leslie Archibald
Rank:
Corporal
Regimental #:
WX7477
Company:
‘A' Company
Enlisted:
6.08.1940
Discharged:
1.02.1946
DOB:
13.06.1917
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Oswald Archibald Claude Whiteman
Mothers's Name:
Catherine Mary Whiteman
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Printer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Johore Bahru, Adam Park, Selarang Barracks Changi
Force:
‘ D ’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II, Tarsau (sick for 12months), Kinsaiyok, Konkoita, Tamarkan, Chungkai, Kanchanaburi, Nakom Nayok, Bangkok.
POW#:
4/4610 & 8737
Return Details 1945:
Thailand‐Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Tamaroa

General Description

Whiteman D1

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
  • Kinsaiyok Main, 170.2k - Thailand
  • Nakom Nayok, Nakhon Nayok - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand
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