The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Oag
First Name:
Alexander Sutherland
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8481
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
18.10.1940
Discharged:
22.04.1947
DOB:
19.03.1903
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Father's Name:
Alexander Oag
Mothers's Name:
Agnes Joan Glascow Haywood Oag
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Bread Carter
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Johore Bahru; Adam Park; Selarang Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tarsau, Tonchan South, Tonchan Central, Kanu lll , Tonchan Central, Kinsaiyok; Hintock River Camp; Tamuang
Camps Japan:
Ohama Camp No. 9B
POW#:
4 /6470 and 8828 and 395
Japan:
Rashin Maru Party
Return Details 1945:
Wakayama-Okinawa, USS Consolation; Okinawa-Manila, USS Haskell; Manila-Sydney, HMS Speaker; Sydney-Fremantle, HMT Dominion Monarch

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Hintok River Camp, 158k - Thailand
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
  • Kinsaiyok Main, 170.2k - Thailand
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
  • Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand
  • Tonchan South, 131k - Thailand
  • Tonchan, 139k - Thailand
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