The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Saunders
First Name:
Arthur Gilbert
Nick Name:
Gil
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9272
Classification:
Driver
Company:
‘D’ Company
Enlisted:
30.10.1940
Discharged:
10.01.1946
DOB:
10.09.1919
Place of Birth:
Narrogin, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Frederick John Saunders
Mothers's Name:
Lily Saunders
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Truck and Tractor Driver
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi, Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp), Selarang Barracks Changi (Bootmaker at Changi), Levelling Party Changi Aerodrome , Changi Gaol Camp, X3 Party.
POW#:
3/9458 and 1/7604
Return Details 1945:
Singapore‐Darwin‐Sydney, HMT Arawa, Sydney‐Melbourne by troop train, Melbourne‐Fremantle, HMT Strathmore.

General Description

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Camp Locations:

  • Changi Aerodrome - Singapore
  • Changi Gaol Camp - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Thomson Road (Caldecot Hill Estate Camp) - Singapore
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