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Army Number: NX69880 (QX3831)Image not available
Surname: FRANKLIN (LAURENT)
First Names: John Allen (John Clive)
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Carol FRANKLIN
Date of Birth: 18/5/1914
Place of Birth: Melbourne, VIC
Date of Enlistment: 12/3/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Kings Cross, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 3/2/1942
Taken on strength at: Causeway
Taken on strength from: 6th Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn., GBD, Malaya
Company: D
Platoon: 17
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Aquitania (MS2)
Embarkation Date: 10/1/1942
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Truck 7
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 31/5/1943
Cemetery: Singapore Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Column 132
Memorial:
Information: 6th Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn; attempted escape MpD, Sonkurai 1; missing presumed dead 31/5/1943; first enlisted in Queensland under correct name as QX3831 - Pte. J. C. LAURENT; re-enlisted in NSW while AWL as NX69880 - Pte. John Allen FRANKLIN; National Archives Service Records: B883 NX69880 and B883 QX3831
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