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Army Number: NX36483Image not available
Surname: WEISS
First Names: Harry Blanch
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Walter Herbert WEISS
Date of Birth: 1/4/1910
Place of Birth: Singleton, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 17/7/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Westhacle
Place of Enlistment: Wagga Wagga, NSW
Date taken on strength: 6/12/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 13th Infantry Training Battalion, Wagga Wagga, NSW
Company: C
Platoon: 13
Section: 2
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Adam Road or Park; River Valley Road
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Truck 20
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 30/9/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat
Plot/Row/Grave: A10.G.1
Memorial: Singleton, NSW
Information: Wounded in action WiA Gemas 14/1/1942 (gun shot wound left thigh); admitted to 2/4 CCS on 15/1/1942; transferred to 13 AGH on 16/1/1942; transferred to 2 Convalescant Depot on 24/1/1942; discharged to GBD, Malaya on 2/2/1942; transferred to Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn, GBD on 5/2/1942; entrained with "F" Force on 22/4/1943; died of illness Doi Sonkurai 3 (Beri Beri) on 30/9/1943. His diary was published as a series of articles in the Singleton Argus in late 1946 and 1947
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