News received at home from POWs in 1943


WX7499 Ralph T Williams – RTA

WX10048 Edward (Ted) Cosson – RTA

WX10049 Merve Wilkinson – RTA

WX9270 Tom Fury – killed during during an air-raid Thanbyuzayat, Burma 15/6/1943 aged 35 years.

WX7646 Robert (Bob) Hutchison – lost his life 12/8/1944 South China Sea sailing to Japan from Singapore on ‘Rakkuyo Maru’ which was hit by American torpedo.  Bob was 32 years old.

Fred Skeels was well-known to 2/4th Association throughout his life.