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Army Number: VX59915Image not available
Surname: GORDON
First Names: James Edmund
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. William George GORDON
Date of Birth: 5/6/1916
Place of Birth: Avoca, VIC
Date of Enlistment: 5/8/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Wycheproof, VIC
Place of Enlistment: Royal Park, VIC
Date taken on strength: 22/2/1942
Taken on strength at: Selarang Barracks
Taken on strength from: 3rd Reinforcements, 2/29 Bn., GBD, Malaya
Company: BHQ
Platoon: D&P
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Sibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date: 17/9/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Keppel Harbour
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: 21/10/1944
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave: 3.E.15
Memorial: Wycheproof, VIC
Information: Taken on strength from 3rd Reinforcements, 2/29 Bn, GBD, Malaya at 22/2/1942; transferred to 2/29 Bn on 22/3/1942; died of illness Doi at AGH Changi (Algia, Malaria) on 21/10/1944; DVA Nominal Roll shows Unit on discharge as HQ 27 Inf. Bde.
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