The Soldier's Details

Surname:
Pummell
First Name:
Ephraim Albert
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Regimental #:
WX9946
Classification:
Bootmaker
Company:
Headquarters Company, No. 3 Platoon, Attached 2/4th, Australian Army Ordnance Corps
Enlisted:
11.12.1940
Discharged:
11.12.1945
DOB:
4.08.1914
Place of Birth:
Leicester, England
Father's Name:
Ephraim Edward Pummell
Mothers's Name:
Ethel Pummell
Religion:
Church of England
Pre-war Occupation:
Boot Repairer
Singapore:
Selarang Camp Changi; Serangoon Road Camp; Selarang Barracks Changi. Following Thailand - A.G.H. Roberts Barrack Changi (big toe on right foot amputated early 1944); Changi Gaol Camp
Force:
‘F’ Force Thailand
Camps Thailand:
Shimo Sonkurai
POW#:
4/6526
Return Details 1945:
Singapore-Darwin‐Sydney, lst Netherlands Military Hospital Ship Oranje; Sydney-Melbourne-Perth by troop train

Camp Locations:

  • Changi Gaol Camp - Singapore
  • Roberts Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Barracks Changi - Singapore
  • Selarang Camp Changi - Singapore
  • Serangoon Road Camp - Singapore
  • Shimo Sonkurai, 288k - Thailand
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