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Army Number: NX32992 (NX33528)Image not available
Surname: DARLEY
First Names: Gerald Alphonsus (Gerald Clement)
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Ella Marian DARLEY
Date of Birth: 4/2/1917
Place of Birth: Orange, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 19/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Redfern, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 6/12/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 17th Infantry Training Battalion, Goulburn, NSW
Company:
Platoon:
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Sibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date: 17/9/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: D Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by:
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 12/6/1941
Date of Death: 17/5/1943
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave: 1.K.69
Memorial: Annandale, NSW
Information: Taken on strength with 2/30 Battalion on 5/12/1940; discharged on 12/6/1941; re-enlisted as NX33528 - Pte. Gerald Clement O'BIERNE on 13/6/1941; taken on strength with 8 Training Battalion, Dubbo on 13/6/1941; transferred to 5 Training Battalion on 24/7/1941; 4/5 Rfts. 2/20 Battalion; embarked for Singapore on 17/9/1941; disembarked at Singapore on 5/10/1941; detached to Adm. HQ, Malaya on 21/11/1941; assumed true name of Gerald Clement DARLEY on 2/12/1941; taken on strength with HQ AIF on 4/12/1941; became Prisoner of War on 16/2/1942; taken on strength with 2/20 Battalion on 7/3/1942; entrained with D Force on 18/3/1943; died of illness whilst POW (Dysentry) on 17/5/1943
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