The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Stanwell
First Name:
Oliver Moir
Rank:
Corporal
Regimental #:
WX7789
Classification:
Driver
Company:
‘D’ Company Headquarters
Enlisted:
10.08.1940
DOB:
24.07.1905
Place of Birth:
Moora, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Richard Arthur Stanwell
Mothers's Name:
Rachel Stanwell (nee Iffla)
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Shop Assistant and Truck Driver
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 18, Age 39.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘E’ Force Borneo
POW#:
4/459?
Cause of Death:
Malaria
Place of Death:
Sandakan No1 Camp
Date of Death:
12.03.1945

General Description

Stanwell Oliver M

 

O M Stanwell WX7789
O M Stanwell WX7789

 

Staniwell

STANWELL, Corporal, OLIVER MOIR, WX7798, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 12 March 1945. Age 39. Son of Richard Arthur and Rachel Stanwell; husband of Marjorie Irene Stanwell, of Bayswater, Western Australia. Panel 18.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

 

Oliver Moir marrie4d in 1940 to Marjorie Kensal.

His mother was born Catherine Rachel Iffla.  She was the daughter of Charles Henry Iffa and Ann Elisabeth Moir.

 

 

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Sandakan - Borneo ***
  • Lintang Officers Camp, Kuching - Sarawak
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