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On board MV Highland Brigade, 13/10/1945

Australian War Memorial caption reads:
AT SEA. 1945-10-13. PERSONNEL OF 2/30TH INFANTRY BATTALION, EX-POWS OF THE JAPANESE, ABOARD THE BRITISH TROOPSHIP MV HIGHLAND BRIGADE DURING THEIR JOURNEY HOME TO AUSTRALIA.

The following members of 2/30 Battalion were known to have returned to Australia on the MV Highland Brigade:
1) NX50024 - BREWIN, Colin Gordon, Pte. - D Coy. 16 Pl.
2) NX37577 - BRUCE, John (Stanley) (Stan), Cpl. - BHQ Coy. Pl. Postal Unit attached
3) NX56719 - BURBURY, Reginald (Reg), Pte. - A Coy. Coy. Store Pl.
4) NX29821 - BURGESS, Clarence John (Clarrie), L/Cpl. - A Coy. 7 Pl.
5) NX43783 - CREER, John Alexander, Pte. - Ex Java
6) NX36271 - GOUGH, William George (George), Pte. - BHQ Coy. Band Pl.
7) NX69322 - GRIFFITHS, Frederick Wallace (Professor), Pte. - B Coy. 10 Pl.
8) NX57453 - HAMILTON, John Allan Reginald (Allan), Cpl. - A Coy. 9A Pl. WiA Gemas
9) NX37296 - JONES, Ashley Chave, Pte. - C Coy. 13 Pl.
10) NX35394 - LEDWIDGE, Sidney John (Tex), Pte. - B Coy. 12A Pl. Ex 2/19 Bn 10/2/1942
11) NX30116 - NAIRNE, Lawrence, Pte. - B Coy. Pl. Rnf; ToS 16/1/1942 ex MLFDU; to MLFDU 17/3/1942
12) NX31047 - O'CONNELL, James (James Patrick) (Paddy), Pte. - A Coy. 9 Pl.
13) QX24188 - THOMAS, John Hedley Star, Pte. - B Coy. 12 Pl. Ex 2/26 Bn 2/2/1942

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Album name:makan / Highland Brigade
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Source:From the collection of the Australian War Memorial. Reproduced with permission. ID Number: 117872
Date:13/10/1945
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