The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Pritchard
First Name:
Frederick Francis
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8739
Classification:
Driver
Company:
Headquarters Company
Enlisted:
23.10.1940
Discharged:
14.11.1946
DOB:
8.06.1904
Place of Birth:
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Francis James Pritchard
Mothers's Name:
Isabella Kate Pritchard
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Miner
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan, Nacompaton
POW#:
2903
Return Details 1945:
Bangkok-Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Sydney, HMT Highland Chieftan

General Description

Older brother to Francis Kenneth Pritchard WX8716.

Above from Newspaper October 1945.

 

Pritchard died at Floreat 23 March 1954 aged 49 years.  He was cremated at Karakatta,

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nacompaton, Nakom Pathom Hospital - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
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