The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Steele
First Name:
Harold William
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9419
Company:
‘C’ Company Headquarters
Enlisted:
4.12.1940
Discharged:
25.01.1946
DOB:
1.12.1917
Place of Birth:
Glen Forrest, Western Australia
Father's Name:
Harold William Steele
Mothers's Name:
Florence Steele
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Forestry Worker
Java:
‘Blackforce’
Force:
‘A’ Force Burma, Java Party No 4, Williams Force.
Camps Thailand:
Kanchanaburi, Tamarkan, Pratchinburi, Linson Wood Camp, Petchaburi, Kachu Mountain Camp.
POW#:
Not known.
Return Details 1945:
Thailand-Singapore by aircraft, Singapore-Fremantle, HMT Highland Brigade.

Camp Locations:

  • Kanchanaburi, 50k - Thailand
  • Linson Wood Camp, 202k - Thailand
  • Petchaburi - Thailand
  • Pratchinburi - Thailand
  • Tamarkan, Tha Makham 56k - Thailand
  • Kachau Mountain Camp - Thailand
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