The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Anderton
First Name:
William Francis
Nick Name:
Frank
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8518
Company:
‘B’ Company
Enlisted:
18.10.1940
Discharged:
18.10.1945
DOB:
5.08.1917
Place of Birth:
Preston, England
Father's Name:
William Francis Anderton
Mothers's Name:
Margaret Anderton
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Butcher
Singapore:
Selarang Camp & Barracks Changi, X3 Party, Changi Gaol Camp.
Force:
'A' Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
POW#:
1/6549, 3/6786 & 12394
Return Details 1945:
Singapore‐Darwin‐Sydney, HMT Arawa, Sydney-Melboume by troop train, Melbourne-Fremantle, HMT Strathmore

General Description

Glenelg, South Australia
Glenelg, South Australia

Harold Cowie, Doug Parker, Trevor James and Frank Anderton.

 

Anderton Cowie James

Camp Locations:

  • Changi Gaol Camp - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
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