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Army Number: VX55006Image not available
Surname: DARE
First Names: Rupert William
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Margaret DARE
Date of Birth: 31/10/1918
Place of Birth: North Melbourne, VIC
Date of Enlistment: 6/5/1941
Locality on Enlistment: North Melbourne, VIC
Place of Enlistment: Royal Park, VIC
Date taken on strength: 0/0/0000
Taken on strength at:
Taken on strength from:
Company:
Platoon:
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Aquitania (MS2)
Embarkation Date: 10/1/1942
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: A Force (Ramsay 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: 12/9/1944
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 17
Memorial:
Information: Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn.; not confirmed if taken on strength; ex "A" Force; sent from Thailand to Japan after Railway completed; on board Rakuyo Maru when torpedoed and sunk by US submarine on 12/9/1944; listed on Service Record as 2/30 Bn. Reinforcement; DVA Nominal Roll shows posting on death as 2/30 Bn.
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