The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Anderson
First Name:
Cyril William Max
Nick Name:
aka Cyril William Max Jubelski
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9123
Company:
‘C‘ Company
Enlisted:
30.10.1940
DOB:
10.03.1914
Place of Birth:
Caulfield, Victoria
Father's Name:
Samuel Jubelski
Mothers's Name:
Jessie Winifred Jubelski
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Traveller
Memorial:
Epitah, Labuan Memorial, Panel 18, Age 31.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
'B‘ Force Borneo
POW#:
389
Cause of Death:
Malaria
Place of Death:
Sandakan No. 2 Camp
Date of Death:
16.06.1945

General Description

Some of C Coy (mostly No 9 Pln) in transit Rear L-R Kev Moir, Clarrie Henderson, Fred Webb Front Taffy Jones, Cyril Anderson, Jock Leith, Chris Mc Lennan, Les Marriot, Ern Ricketts, Paddy Byrne. Kneeling Harry Norris
Some of C Coy (mostly No 9 Pln) in transit
Rear L-R Kev Moir, Clarrie Henderson, Fred Webb
Front Taffy Jones, Cyril Anderson, Jock Leith, Chris Mc Lennan, Les Marriot, Ern Ricketts, Paddy Byrne, S Morris, Bert Fidge.
Kneeling Harry Norris

 

Cyril was selected with ‘B’ Force to sail to Borneo departing from
Singapore 8 July 1942 on ‘Ume’ Maru and headed for British North Borneo.

Cyril died June 1945 at Sandakan.  Please read further.

 

 

JUBELSKI, Private, CYRIL WILLIAM MAX, WX9123, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 16 June 1945. Age 31. (Served as ANDERSON). Son of Samuel and Jessie Winifred Jubelski, of Bonbeach, Victoria. Panel 18.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

Cyril was from Piawaning WA, about 32 km west of Wongan Hills.

Born in Caulfied, Victoria to his parents Samuel Jubelski (born Poland) and Jessie Winifred Brooker (born Bootel, Lancashire, England).  Samuel and Jessie married 1911 in Dublin, Ireland.

It is not known when they arrived in Australia.  They had 4 daughters one of whom died young and two sons, Cyril and Eric.

Cyril’s father died in Malvern, Victoria in 1939.  Jessie died in 1959.

 

Camp Locations:

  • Serangoon Road Camp - Singapore
  • Sandakan - Borneo ***
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