The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Morrison
First Name:
John Campbell
Rank:
Lieutenant
Regimental #:
WX9384
Company:
Attached 2/4th Reinforcement Officer (Taken on Strength at Darwin) 'A' Company
Enlisted:
19.11.1940
Discharged:
4.02.1946
DOB:
27.10.1908
Place of Birth:
Guildford, Western Australia
Father's Name:
James deBurgh Morrison
Mothers's Name:
Hilda Morrison
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Clerk at the Perth Tourist Bureau
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Johore Baru; Adam Park
Force:
‘B’ Force Borneo
Return Details 1945:
Kuching-Morotai-Sydney, 2/2 H.M.Australian Hospital Ship Wanganella; Sydney-Melbourne-Perth by troop train.

General Description

Appointment Terminated 4/2/1946.

Evacuated to 2/13th Australian General Hospital on 11/12/1942 with a high temperature which was diagnosed as dengue fever. Discharged to unit on 21/2/1942. Replaced by Lieutenant G. Branson during his absence.

Sarawak: Lintang Officer’s Camp, Kuching.

 

John was from Floreat Park.

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Lintang Officers Camp, Kuching - Sarawak
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