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Army Number: QX19536Image not available
Surname: SCHUMACHER
First Names: Eric
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Jane SCHUMACHER
Date of Birth: 3/6/1903
Place of Birth: Grafton, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 2/6/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Obo Obi, QLD
Place of Enlistment: Brisbane, QLD
Date taken on strength: 22/1/1942
Taken on strength at: Yong Peng
Taken on strength from: 3rd Reinforcements, 2/26 Bn., GBD, Malaya
Company: HQ
Platoon: Signals
Section: Reinforcement
Ship to Singapore: Sibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date: 17/9/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Keppel Harbour; Great World
Other Work Parties: H Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : H Force
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 21/7/1943
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi
Plot/Row/Grave: 10.D.5-6, Collective Grave
Memorial: Obo Obi, QLD
Information: 3rd Reinforcements 2/26 Bn; taken on strength on 22/1/1942; admitted 13 AGH on 12/2/1942; rejoined Unit on 21/2/1942; admitted AGH (deficiency disease) on 7/1/1943; discharged to Unit on 8/3/1943; entrained with "H" Force on 8/5/1943; died of illnesss (Doi) Kanu 2 (Beri Beri) on 21/7/1943; DVA Nominal Roll shows Unit on discharge as 2/26 Bn
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