The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Grant
First Name:
Norman Herbert
Rank:
Lance Sergeant (Promoted 8.10.1941)
Regimental #:
WX8228
Classification:
Driver
Company:
‘C’ Company Headquarters
Enlisted:
16.08.1940
Discharged:
29.03.1946
DOB:
3.08.1911
Place of Birth:
Fremantle, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Thomas George Grant
Mothers's Name:
Dora May Grant
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Truck Driver and Miner
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Japan:
Fukuoka sub-Camp No. 17 Omuta (underground supervisor)
POW#:
2682 and 1585
Japan:
Awa Maru Party, Kumi No. 41
Return Details 1945:
Nagasaki-Manila, USS Lunga Point; Manila-Sydney, HMS Speaker; Sydney-Fremantle, HMT Dominion Monarch

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Omuta Miike, Fukuoka #17-B - Japan
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