The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Wilson
First Name:
Raymond Cooper
Nick Name:
Ray
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Regimental #:
WX8014
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
13.08.1940
Discharged:
8.02.1946
DOB:
29.10.1916
Place of Birth:
Scotland
Father's Name:
James Brown Wilson
Mothers's Name:
Emily Elizabeth Wilson
Religion:
Presbyterian
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘ A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan Hospital (29.2.1944), Tamuang, Kanchanaburi.
Camps Burma:
Khonkan 55km Hospital Camp (medical orderly 6.7.1943)
POW#:
1450
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Moreton Bay.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
  • Khonkan, 55Kilo Hospital 360k - Burma
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