The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Keay
First Name:
Vivian Albert
Nick Name:
Viv
Rank:
Warrant Officer II (Promoted on 7.2.1942)
Regimental #:
WX8431
Classification:
Clerk
Company:
'E' Company Headquarters, Special Reserve Battalion
Enlisted:
18.10.1940
DOB:
13.06.1905
Place of Birth:
Glenshee, Scotland
Father's Name:
John Keay
Mothers's Name:
Christine Keay
Religion:
Presbyterian
Pre-war Occupation:
Clerk
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 18, Age 39.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, A.G.H.Roberts Barracks, Changi (dengue fever)
Force:
'B' Force Borneo
POW#:
258
Cause of Death:
Malaria
Place of Death:
Sandakan No1 Camp
Date of Death:
10.05.1945

General Description

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KEAY, Warrant Officer Class II, VIVIAN ALBERT, WX8431, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 10 May 1945. Age 39. Son of John and Christine Keay; husband of Kathleen Ellen Keay, of Highgate, Western Australia. Panel 18.

Labuan Memorial,
Malaysia

Camp Locations:

  • Roberts Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Sandakan - Borneo ***
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