The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Sheedy
First Name:
Nigel John
Nick Name:
Mad Mick
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8430
Classification:
Driver
Company:
Headquarters Company
Enlisted:
18.10.1940
Discharged:
15.02.1946
DOB:
12.04.1910
Place of Birth:
Woodville, South Australia
Father's Name:
Michael Joseph Sheedy
Mothers's Name:
Letesia Mary Sheedy
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Barman and Mechanic
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion.
Camps Burma:
Khonkan 55km Camp (2.7.1943)
Camps Japan:
Fukuoka sub‐Camp No. 24, Sendyu
POW#:
3087 & 13097
Japan:
Awa Maru Party, Kumi, No. 42
Return Details 1945:
Nagasaki‐Manila, Manila-Morotai-Darwin-Perth PBY Catalina aircraft A24-377.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Khonkan, 55Kilo Hospital 360k - Burma
  • Sendyu, Emukae, Fukuoka #24-B - Japan
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