The Soldier's Details

Surname:
King
First Name:
Edric Herbert
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8007
Classification:
Driver
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
13.08.1940
DOB:
1.03.1911
Place of Birth:
Northam, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Albert Thomas King
Mothers's Name:
Eleanor Rose King
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Labourer
Memorial:
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Plot 1, Row D, Grave 74, Age 32.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
POW#:
4/6295 & 8799
Cause of Death:
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Place of Death:
Tamarkan
Date of Death:
12.11.1943
Buried:
Grave AX 9, Tamarkan.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
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