Banderra-Chao Phraya River - Thailand

Banderra, Chao Phraya River – Thailand

Banderra lies to the southwest of Lopburi, south of the old Thai capital of Ayuthaya.

Allied bombing raids had damaged the bridge over Chao Puraya River on the Bangkok-Changmai railway line.When the war ended the POWs  were recovered from Bangkok ex-Banderra.

Men from 2/4th sent on a work party to repair the Bridge included:
WX8829  James (Jock) BAGRIE
WX20739 William Ernst CLOTHIER
WX16260 Edward Ainsley CORNELL
WX7987 George HANCOCK
QX6599 Ivan William LAWER
WX11228 Raymond Malcolm LANDER

Location of Banderra-Chao Phraya River - Thailand