The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Glass
First Name:
George
Nick Name:
Paddy
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX7595
Classification:
Driver
Company:
Battalion Headquarters
Enlisted:
6.08.1940
Discharged:
24.04.1946
DOB:
21.03.1901
Place of Birth:
Belfast, Ireland
Father's Name:
Not Known
Mothers's Name:
Not Known
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Barman/Yardman
Java:
‘Blackforce’
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Java Party No. 4, Williams Force
Camps Thailand:
Kanchanaburi-British Army Hospital at Chulalongkom Bangkok
Camps Burma:
Beke Taung 40km, Aungganaung 105km
Camps Java:
Bicycle Camp Batavia
POW#:
4540
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Fremantle, H.M. Hospital Ship Karoa

Camp Locations:

  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Aungganaung,105Kilo - Burma
  • Beketaung, 40Kilo, 374k - Burma
  • Bicycle Camp, Batavia, Jakarta - Java ***
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