The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Nevile
First Name:
George Edward
Nick Name:
Father
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9256
Company:
‘D’ Company
Enlisted:
30.10.1940
Discharged:
19.12.1945
DOB:
22.03.1918
Place of Birth:
Perth, Western Australia
Father's Name:
George Howard Nevile
Mothers's Name:
Doreen Ann Nevile
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Shop Assistant
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Thompson Road (Caldecott Hill Estate Camp); River Valley Road Camp; Selerang Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II ,Tarsau, Konkoita, Nakom Nayok, Bangkok
POW#:
8824
Return Details 1945:
Thailand‐Singapore by aircraft; Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Moreton Bay

General Description

Soldier was wounded in action on 10/2/1942 receiving a shell burn to his left leg.   He remained on duty.

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George Neville

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George Neville wedding, attended by mate Johnny Morgan.

For further reading D Company

 

Back: L-R Clarrie McDonald, Joe Pearce, George Neville, R. Anderson, ?, Ralph Williams, ? Front: L-R Clive (Potty) White, Charles Fielder, Jim Basel, Reg Stewart, Roy Matthews, Pommie Para, Sid Webb, N. Simmonds
Nakom Nayok       Back: L-R Clarrie McDonald, Joe Pearce, George Neville, R. Anderson, ?, Ralph Williams, ?
Front: L-R Clive (Potty) White, Charles Fielder, Jim Basell, Reg Stewart, Roy Matthews, Pommie Para, Sid Webb, N. Simmonds

Camp Locations:

  • River Valley Road Camp - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp) - Singapore
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