The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Poulton
First Name:
Bertram Frederick
Nick Name:
Bert
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9764
Company:
‘D’ Company
Enlisted:
6.12.1940
Discharged:
18.12.1945
DOB:
24.11.1907
Place of Birth:
Derby, England
Father's Name:
Bertram Frederick Poulton, Stepfather Walter Cove
Mothers's Name:
Daisy Annie Poulton
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Painter
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Johore Bahru; Adam Park; Selarang Barracks Changi
Force:
‘D’ Force Thailand, S Battalion
Camps Thailand:
Kanu II, Tarsau, Chungkai, Tamuang
Camps Japan:
Ohama Camp 9B
POW#:
3 /9219 and 8830 and 216
Japan:
Rashin Maru Party
Return Details 1945:
Wakayama-Okinawa, USS Consolation; Okinawa-Manila, USS Haskell; Manila-Sydney, HMS Speaker; Sydney-Fremantle, HMT Dominion Monarch

Camp Locations:

  • Adam Park Camp - Singapore
  • Johore Bahru, - Malaysia
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Chungkai, 60k - Thailand
  • Kanu II, 152.30k - Thailand
  • Tamuang, Tha Muang 39k - Thailand
  • Tarsau, Tha Sao 125k - Thailand
  • Ohama, Hiroshima #9-B - Japan ***
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