The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Thomas
First Name:
William Llewellyn
Nick Name:
Slim
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX7480
Company:
‘D’ Company
Enlisted:
6.08.1940
Discharged:
14.05.1946
DOB:
4.11.1917
Place of Birth:
Jardee, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Arthur Compton Thomas
Mothers's Name:
Helena May Thomas
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Labourer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘ D ’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Nacompaton
POW#:
8851
Return Details 1945:
Thailand‐Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Circassia.

General Description

Soldier was shell shocked at Hill 200, Ulu Pandan on 12/2/1942. He was evacuated with minor shrapnel wounds to both legs on 12/2/1942.

 

Height 6′

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nacompaton, Nakom Pathom Hospital - Thailand
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