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Army Number: NX27601Image not available
Surname: SMITH
First Names: Arthur James
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Charles Edward SMITH
Date of Birth: 18/1/1904
Place of Birth: Bristol, ENGLAND
Date of Enlistment: 20/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Manly, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 19th Infantry Training Battalion, Wallgrove, NSW
Company: BHQ
Platoon: Cook A Coy
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Thomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 6
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 31/5/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat
Plot/Row/Grave: A14.B.15, Collective Grave
Memorial: Manly, NSW
Information: Admitted CRS, Batu Pahat on 12/11/1941; transferred to 10 AGH on 2/12/1941; transferred to 13 AGH on 4/1/1942; discharged to GBD on 15/1/1942; marched out to 2/30 Bn on 16/1/1942; admitted to 2/4 CCS on 24/1/1942; entrained with "F" Force on 23/4/1943; died of illness Doi Sonkurai 3 (Cholera) on 31/5/1943
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