The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Giles
First Name:
Francis Leslie
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX8788
Company:
‘D’ Company Headquarters
Enlisted:
23.10.1940
Discharged:
15.02.1946
DOB:
20.03.1908
Place of Birth:
Fremantle, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Albert Edward Giles
Mothers's Name:
Lilly Giles
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Locomotive Fireman
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, V Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Nakom Nayok
POW#:
4/6159
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Melbourne by aircraft; Melbourne-Perth by troop train

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nakom Nayok, Nakhon Nayok - Thailand
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