The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Nicholson
First Name:
Walter George
Nick Name:
Wally
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX7940
Company:
‘B’ Company
Enlisted:
13.08.1940
DOB:
14.12.1907
Place of Birth:
Norwich, England
Father's Name:
Walter George Nicholson
Mothers's Name:
Margaret Rebecca Nicholson
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmhand
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 19, Age 36.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘ A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
POW#:
1886
Japan:
Rakuyo Maru Party, Kumi No. 35
Cause of Death:
Lost at Sea
Place of Death:
South China Sea
Date of Death:
13.09.1944

General Description

NICHOLSON, Private, WALTER GEORGE, WX7940, A.I.F. 2/4

M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 13 September 1944. Age 36. Son of Walter George and Margaret Rebecca Nicholson, of Mount Hawthorn, Western Australia. Panel 19.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

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Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
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