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Army Number: NX2735Image not available
Surname: SAWERS
First Names: Tracy Campbell
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. John Campbell SAWERS
Date of Birth: 27/4/1916
Place of Birth: Cambridge, NZ
Date of Enlistment: 23/4/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Mosman, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 24/4/1941
Taken on strength at: Bathurst, NSW
Taken on strength from: General Details Depot, Sydney, NSW
Company: HQ
Platoon: 4, Carrier
Section: 4, Carrier No.11, Gunner
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: 15/2/1942
Cemetery: Singapore Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Column 132
Memorial: Cambridge, Waikato, NZ
Information: Missing presumed dead MpD Singapore Island on 15/2/1942; in a group of 5 who left the Bn. position near Tyersall Palace after capitulation heading north in a carrier to shoot their way through the enemy lines - nothing further has ever been heard of them
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