The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Dare
First Name:
John Francis
Nick Name:
Jack
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9334
Company:
‘B’ Company, No. 7 Platoon
Enlisted:
30.10.1940
Discharged:
28.03.1946
DOB:
18.12.1913
Place of Birth:
Boulder, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Francis Robert Dare
Mothers's Name:
Not Known
Religion:
Methodist
Pre-war Occupation:
Bulk Handling Bin Attendant
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Tamarkan Hospital (16.3.1944), Bangkok (26.4.1944, ulcerated stomach), Nacompaton
Camps Burma:
Thanbyuzayat Hospital (September 1943)
POW#:
1526
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft - no other details are known

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Nacompaton, Nakom Pathom Hospital - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Thanbyuzayat, 415k - Burma
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