The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Saw
First Name:
Harold Edward
Nick Name:
Tony
Rank:
Lance Sergeant
Regimental #:
WX9045
Company:
‘A’ Company
Enlisted:
25.10.1940
Discharged:
5.12.1945
DOB:
20.09.1918
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Harold James Saw
Mothers's Name:
Annie Saw
Religion:
Presbyterian
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmer and Truck Driver
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Johore Bahru, Adam Park, Sime Road Camp, Selarang Barracks Changi.
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu, Hintok Road Camp, Tamuang, Nikhe (bridge repair), Nakom Nayok, Bangkok.
POW#:
4/4752 & 8723
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Labuan-Morotai‐Sydney by aircraft, Sydney-Melborne‐Perth by troop train.

General Description

Tony Saw, 10th LH - note MG Badge on cuff
Tony Saw, 10th LH – note MG Badge on cuff
Frank Kirwin, Jim Elliott, Harold (Tony) Saw, Les Raynor
Frank Kirwin, Jim Elliott, Harold (Tony) Saw, Les Raynor

 

Tony passed away aged 83yrs, December 3 2002, at Shoalwater Bay, WA.

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Sime Road Camp - Singapore
  • Hintok, 154k - Thailand
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
  • Nakom Nayok, Nakhon Nayok - Thailand
  • Nikhe Wood Camp, Ni Thea, 131 Kilo, 284k - Thailand
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
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