Lest We Forget



Last Post Lest We Forget Cemeteries Memorials Help  
Last Post

Died while on active service or as POW ( by date of death )

Sort by date of death   |   Sort by name   |   Died since return to Australia

We will remember them - lest we forget

Army Number: QX8453Image not available
First Names: Christopher
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Benjamin Thomas STIRLING
Date of Birth: 10/1/1914
Place of Birth: Mount Morgan, QLD
Date of Enlistment: 17/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Mackay, QLD
Place of Enlistment: Rockhampton, QLD
Date taken on strength: 29/7/1941
Taken on strength at: Sydney, NSW
Taken on strength from: HQ 27 Inf. Bde. (attached)
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: B 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: 16/6/1945
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 15
Information: Taken on strength with 2/26 Battalion on 16/12/1940; transferred to HQ 27 Inf. Bde. on 8/3/1941; detached to 2/26 Bn. on 8/3/1941; detached to 2/30 Bn. on 29/7/1941 (Routine Orders); detached to 27 Inf. Bde. on 15/8/1941; attached to 2/26 Bn. ex 2/30 Bn (Padres batman) on 15/8/1941; detached to Detention on 1/11/1941; discharged to GBD, Malaya on 22/11/1941; marched out to 2/26 Bn. on 18/12/1941; admitted to 10 AGH on 5/2/1942; transferred to 13 AGH on 16/2/1942; rejoined 2/26 Bn. on 6/3/1942; embarked with "B" Force (2/10 Field Regiment) on 8/7/1942; died whilst POW on 16/6/1945; posting on death shown as 2/26 Bn.
Photos (if available): Photos

1 records found