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Army Number: NX37649Image not available
Surname: SAMS
First Names: Ernest William
Known as: Jacko
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Audrey Eileen SAMS
Date of Birth: 6/7/1913
Place of Birth: Canbeligo, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 30/6/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Forbes, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 30/6/1941
Taken on strength at: Bathurst, NSW
Taken on strength from: General Details Depot, Sydney, NSW
Company: B
Platoon: 11
Section: 6
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties:
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 9/2/1942
Cemetery: Taiping
Plot/Row/Grave: 1.F.14
Memorial: Forbes, NSW
Information: Admitted 2 BCD, Telok Paku, Singapore (Mumps) on 27/8/1941; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 10/9/1941; missing believed wounded on 15/1/1942; shot while POW Muar, died of wounds DoW Pudu Gaol on 9/2/1942
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