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Army Number: NX25780Image not available
Surname: GODLEY
First Names: David
Known as: Scotty or Dave
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Charles GODLEY
Date of Birth: 1/10/1910
Place of Birth: Lanarkshire, SCOTLAND
Date of Enlistment: 13/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Noonbinna, 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: HQ
Platoon: 4, Carrier
Section: 1, Carrier No.4, Gunner
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: F Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) : Train 5, Baggage Truck
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 30/8/1943
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat
Plot/Row/Grave: A13.B.1, Collective Grave
Information: Wounded in action WiA Sempang Rengam on 26/1/1942; admitted to 2/4 CCS (blast wound right side chest) on 26/1/1942; transferred to 10 AGH on 26/1/1942; rejoined Unit on 16/3/1942; entrained with "F" Force on 22/4/1943; died of illness Doi Sonkurai 3 (Dysentery), on 30/8/1943; DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 8/10/1910
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