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Army Number: NX34316Image not available
Surname: RUSSELL
First Names: Charles Joseph
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Herbert RUSSELL
Date of Birth: 13/3/1917
Place of Birth: Mayfield, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 17/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Mayfield, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 1/11/1942
Taken on strength at: Selarang Barracks
Taken on strength from: 2/26 Battalion
Company: D
Platoon: 17
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Truck 17
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 24/12/1943
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi
Plot/Row/Grave: 1.D.22
Memorial: Newcastle, NSW
Information: Joined 2/26 Bn ex 2nd Reinforcements on 22/1/1942; taken on strength with 2/30 Bn, ex 2/26 Bn 21/11/1942; entrained with "F" Force on 22/4/1943; died of illness (Doi) Kanburi (Dysentery, Abscesses); DVA Nominal Roll shows Unit on discharge as 2/26 Bn
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