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Army Number: NX25702Image not available
Surname: DRUHAN
First Names: Percy Edward
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Alice Maud TYLER
Date of Birth: 26/5/1918
Place of Birth: Bellingen, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 12/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Wagga Wagga, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 3rd Pioneer Training Battalion, Wallgrove, NSW
Company:
Platoon:
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Served with 2/33 Bn. in Middle East and New Guinea
Embarkation Date: 27/6/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties:
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: 6/3/1945
Cemetery: Bomana War Cemetery, Port Moresby, New Guinea
Plot/Row/Grave: A4. D. 16
Memorial: Bellingen, NSW
Information: Taken on strength with 2/30 Battalion on 22/11/1940; transferred to 8 Training Battalion, Dubbo on 15/5/1941; embarked for Middle East on 27/6/1941; transferred to 2/33 Bn. on 19/9/1941; returned to Australia on 5/3/1942; embarked for New Guinea on 31/8/1942; wounded in action (no date given); returned to Australia on 7/12/1942; transferred to 11 Aust. Garrison Battalion; embarked for Bouganville on 4/12/1944; killed in action on 6/3/1945, while serving with 26 Aust. Infantry Battalion
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