Lest We Forget

 

 

Last Post Lest We Forget Cemeteries Memorials Help  
Last Post

Died while on active service or as POW ( by date of death )

Sort by date of death   |   Sort by name   |   Died since return to Australia

We will remember them - lest we forget

Army Number: NX41867Image not available
Surname: WARD
First Names: Morris Allen (John Anderson)
Known as: Frank
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. William WARD
Date of Birth: 16/8/1918
Place of Birth: Harris Park, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 4/8/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Coonamble, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 11/3/1942
Taken on strength at: Selarang Barracks
Taken on strength from: GBD, Malaya
Company: A
Platoon: 8
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Sibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date: 17/9/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Great World; River Valley Road
Other Work Parties: E Force
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: 10/6/1945
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 17
Memorial:
Information: Enlisted with AMF as N108814 - Gnr. John Anderson WARD on 15/4/1941; gave date of birth as 16/8/1921; posted to A/A Arty., North Head, Sydney, NSW; AWOL as from 26/5/1941; discharged in absentia on 9/9/1946; re-enlisted as NX41867 - Pte. Morris Allen WARD on 4/8/1941; posted as 3rd Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn.; sailed for Singapore per Sibajak (HMT JJ) on 17/9/1941; admitted to 10 AGH (fractured right tibia and fibula) on 3/11/1941; transferred to 2 Convalescent Depot on 7/11/1941; discharged to GBD on 10/12/1941; transferred to HQ AIF and detached for duty on 19/12/1941; taken on strength with 2/30 Bn. on 11/3/1942; transferred to 2/19 Bn on 28/3/1943 to go to E Force, died of illness at Sandakan on 10/6/1945; DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 16/8/21
Photos (if available): Photos

1 records found