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Army Number: NX45781Image not available
First Names: Norman William
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mary BUCHANAN
Date of Birth: 5/11/1906
Place of Birth: Sydney, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 27/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Newcastle, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Newcastle, NSW
Date taken on strength: 12/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 1st Infantry Training Battalion, Tamworth, NSW (6th Infantry Training Brigade)
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
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: 2/8/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave: A6.D.3
Memorial: Sydney, NSW
Information: Taken on strength with 2/30 Bn. on 12/11/1940; transferred to 2/4 Pioneer Bn. on 18/2/1941; transferred to 8 Trng. Bn. on 21/5/1941; transferred to HQ AIF, GBD, Malaya on 3/10/1941; died of illness whilst POW (Blackwater Fever) on 2/8/1943
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