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Army Number: NX47355Image not available
Surname: CARNEY
First Names: James Edward
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Maude Matilda CARNEY
Date of Birth: 18/7/1918
Place of Birth: Kempsey, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 28/8/1940
Locality on Enlistment:
Place of Enlistment: Newcastle, NSW
Date taken on strength: 12/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 2nd Infantry Training Battalion, Tamworth, NSW (6th Infantry Training Brigade)
Company: D
Platoon: 18
Section: 7
Ship to Singapore: Sibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date: 17/9/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Adam Road or Park; River Valley Road
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Truck 3
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 30/11/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat
Plot/Row/Grave: A12.C.18
Memorial: Honoured in Kempsey, NSW "Streets of Honour"
Information: Taken on strength at Tamworth on 12/11/1940; to Hospital on 25/7/1941; discharged on 7/8/1941; to 5 ITB, Tamworth on 9/8/1941; embarked for Singapore per Sibajak on 17/9/1941; to Reinforcements, GBD, Malaya on 5/10/1941; listed as 4th Reinforcements, 2/19 Battalion; entrained with "F" Force; died of illness (Doi) Tanbaya (50 kilo Camp) (Dysentery, Malaria, Beri Beri) on 30/11/1943; DVA Nominal Roll shows posting on death as 2/19 Battalion; has a street named after him at West Kempsey, NSW - James Carney Crescent
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