The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Kenney
First Name:
Wallace George Bruce
Rank:
Corporal (promoted on 11.2.1942)
Regimental #:
WX8532
Company:
'D' Company
Enlisted:
18.10.1940
Discharged:
8.03.1946
DOB:
29.12.1913
Place of Birth:
Trafalgar, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Alexander B. Kenney
Mothers's Name:
Minnie Matilda Kenney
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Health Quarantine Officer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp), River Valley Road Camp, Selarang Barracks Changi, Changi Gaol Camp
Return Details 1945:
Singapore-Melbourne, 1st Netherlands Military Hospital Ship Oranje

General Description

Soldier was admitted to 2/13th Australian General Hospital with a shrapnel wound to his right arm.  Transferred to No. 2 Convalescent Depot on 12/2/1942 and discharged to unit on 20/2/1942.

 

Kenney died 3/10/1963.

Camp Locations:

  • Changi Gaol Camp - Singapore
  • River Valley Road Camp - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp) - Singapore
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