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Army Number: NX33364Image not available
Surname: CHALMERS
First Names: James Leslie
Known as: Jim
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Mabel Edith HACKETT (Wife: Mrs. Henrietta Ruth CHALMERS)
Date of Birth: 16/11/1909
Place of Birth: Leichhardt, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 21/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Leichhardt, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 19th Infantry Training Battalion, Wallgrove, NSW
Company: B
Platoon: 10
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: H Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : H Force
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 19/8/1943
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi
Plot/Row/Grave: 1.P.67-72, Collective Grave
Memorial:
Information: Transferred to 8 Div. Sigs. on 10/11/1941; admitted AGH on 11/4/1943; entrained with "H" Force on 8/5/1943; died of illness Doi Malaya Hamlet (Dysentery) on 19/8/1943; DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 16/11/1919 and Rank as Signalman
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