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Army Number: NX53042Image not available
Surname: SIMPSON
First Names: John Thomas
Known as: Jack
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Ivy SIMPSON
Date of Birth: 12/5/1913
Place of Birth: Carrington, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 5/7/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Marrickville, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 20th Infantry Training Battalion, Wallgrove, NSW
Company: B
Platoon: 12
Section: 8
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: River Valley Road
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: 20/10/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat
Plot/Row/Grave: A13.D.16
Memorial: Newcastle, NSW
Information: Admitted 2 BCD (mumps) on 28/8/1941; rejoined Unit 11/9/1941; wounded in action WiA Fort Rose; died of illness Doi Sonkurai 3 (Dysentery, Toxaemia following Amputation) on 20/10/1943; buried in Grave 277, Kami Sonkrai; reburied in Grave A13.D.16, Thanbyuzayat
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