The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Jenkins
First Name:
Thomas King
Nick Name:
Sport
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8730
Company:
B' Company
Enlisted:
23.10.1940
Discharged:
9.01.1946
DOB:
18.06.1906
Place of Birth:
Esperance, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Harry Jenkins
Mothers's Name:
Sarah Jenkins
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Mines Foreman
Singapore:
Selarang Camp & Barracks Changi
Force:
D' Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Chungkai
POW#:
4 /4624, 8797
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Tamaroa

General Description

Tom Jenkins, gun position Tortachilla Bay SA.
Tom Jenkins, gun position Tortachilla Bay SA.

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
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