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Army Number: NX30883Image not available
Surname: GELLATLY
First Names: Richard Alder
Known as:
Rank: L/Sgt.
Next of Kin: Mr. James GELLATLY
Date of Birth: 19/5/1920
Place of Birth: Newcastle, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 7/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Canberra, ACT
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 31/12/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: AAOC (attached)
Company: BHQ
Platoon: Armourer
Section:
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: 9/7/1945
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 9
Memorial:
Information: Attached from AAOC as Armourer on 31/12/1940; detached to Armourers School on 21/9/1941; rejoined Unit on 6/10/1941; marched out to HQ 27 Inf. Bde. on 19/12/1941; detached to 2/26 Bn. on 10/1/1942; died of illness Doi Sandakan on 9/7/1945; DVA Nominal Roll shows Unit on discharge as HQ 27 Inf. Bde.
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