The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Hayes
First Name:
Norman Patrick
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8374
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
4.09.1940
Discharged:
24.01.1946
DOB:
24.11.1915
Place of Birth:
Boulder, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Not Known
Mothers's Name:
Philippa Hayes
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Cleaner
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Japan:
Yamane; Niihama
POW#:
8787
Japan:
Rashin Maru Party
Return Details 1945:
Wakayama‐Okinawa, USS Sanctuary; Okinawa-Manila, USS Bingham; Manila-Morotai-Darwin, PBY Catalina aircraft A24-254; Darwin-Melbourne-Perth, C47 Dakota

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nihama, Hiroshima #2-B- Japan
  • Yamane, Hiroshima #3-D - Japan
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