The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Bunce
First Name:
Edward William Henry
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9278
Classification:
Driver
Company:
D' Company
Enlisted:
30.10.1940
Discharged:
21.01.1946
DOB:
15.02.1913
Place of Birth:
Aldershot, England
Father's Name:
Edward Bunce
Mothers's Name:
Alice Bunce
Religion:
Methodist
Pre-war Occupation:
Farmer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp and Barracks Changi
Force:
D' Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II, Tamuang
Camps Japan:
Yamane
POW#:
Niihama
Japan:
Rashin Maru Party
Return Details 1945:
Wakayama-Okinawa, USS Sanctuary, Okinawa-Manila, USS Bingham, Manila-Darwin, B24 Liberator aircraft A72-121, Darwin-Perth by aircraft 20.10.1945

General Description

Ted Bunce with his wife Doreen and son Terry
Ted Bunce with his wife Doreen and son Terry

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
  • Nihama, Hiroshima #2-B- Japan
  • Yamane, Hiroshima #3-D - Japan
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