The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Webb
First Name:
Frederick William
Nick Name:
Spider
Rank:
Private
Regimental #:
WX9829
Company:
‘C’ Company
Enlisted:
6.12.1940
DOB:
18.11.1921
Place of Birth:
Subiaco, Western Australia
Father's Name:
James Webb
Mothers's Name:
Doris Webb
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Pre-war Occupation:
Hairdresser
Memorial:
Epitaph, Labuan Memorial, Panel 19, Age 22.
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi
Force:
'A' Force Burma, Green Force, No. 3 Battalion
POW#:
2917
Japan:
Rakuyo Maru Party, Kumi No. 37
Cause of Death:
Lost at Sea
Place of Death:
South China Sea
Date of Death:
12.09.1944

General Description

Height 5′ 10″

 

Webb F

 

Some of C Coy (mostly No 9 Pln) in transit Rear L-R Kev Moir, Clarrie Henderson, Fred Webb Front Taffy Jones, Cyril Anderson, Jock Leith, Chris Mc Lennan, Les Marriot, Ern Ricketts, Paddy Byrne. Kneeling Harry Norris
Some of C Coy (mostly No 9 Pln) in transit
Rear L-R Kev Moir, Clarrie Henderson, Fred Webb
Front Taffy Jones, Cyril Anderson, Jock Leith, Chris Mc Lennan, Les Marriot, Ern Ricketts, Paddy Byrne. S Morris, Bert Fidge.
Kneeling Harry Norris

 

 

 

 

WEBB, Private, FREDERICK WILLIAM, WX9829, A.I.F. 2/4 M.G. Bn., Australian Infantry. 12 September 1944. Age 22. Son of Thomas and Doris Webb, of Claremont, Western Australia. Panel 19.

Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.

WEBB F

Webb

Webb part 2 West Australian (Perth, WA _ 1879 - 1954), Thursday 12 September 1946, page 1

Camp Locations:

  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
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