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Army Number: NX25651Image not available
Surname: EGAN
First Names: Jack Edgar George
Known as:
Rank: L/Cpl.
Next of Kin: Mr. Michael James EGAN
Date of Birth: 14/1/1918
Place of Birth: Alstonville, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 12/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Doon Doon, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 3rd Pioneer Training Battalion, Wallgrove, NSW
Company: B
Platoon: 11
Section: 4
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Thomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah
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: 29/10/1942
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave: 3.A.10
Memorial:
Information: Died of injuries (Doi) Thomson Rd, Singapore (fractured skull); accidently killed when the butt of a tree, being felled in the jungle on the Shrine Job, hit him in the face; buried 30/10/1942, AIF Cemetery Changi, Grave No. 71 by QX6387 - Padre M.J. DOLAN; reburied 22/4/1946 in Kranji War Cemetery; DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 14/1/1915
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