The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Sawyer
First Name:
Clarence John
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX7939
Company:
Battalion Headquarters
Enlisted:
13.08.1940
DOB:
25.08.1907
Place of Birth:
Mount Helena, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Joseph Archibald Sawyer
Mothers's Name:
Mary Sawyer
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Memorial:
Djakarta War Cemetery, Plot 3, Row H, Grave 14, Age 34.
Java:
‘Blackforce’
Cause of Death:
Dysentery
Place of Death:
No. 1 Allied General Hospital, Bandoeng
Date of Death:
1.04.1942
Buried:
Grave No. 62, Dago Weg, Bandoeng

General Description

Pte CJ Sawyer deceased
Pte CJ Sawyer deceased

Funeral service was conducted by Chaplain F. J. Camroux on 2.4.1942.

SAWYER, Private, CLARENCE JOHN, WX7939, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 1 April 1942. Age 34. Son of Joseph Archibald and Mary Sawyer; husband of Elsie Ada Sawyer, of West Perth. Western Australia. Grave Ref. 3. H. 14.

Camp Locations:

  • Bandoeng - Java ***
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