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Army Number: NX51726Image not available
Surname: HOLDER
First Names: George Henry
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. George HOLDER
Date of Birth: 27/3/1912
Place of Birth: Birmingham, ENGLAND
Date of Enlistment: 28/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Ramsgate, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 22/1/1942
Taken on strength at: Yong Peng
Taken on strength from: 2nd Reinforcements, 2/26 Bn., GBD, Malaya
Company: B
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: A Force (Ramsay 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: 12/9/1944
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 15
Information: 2nd Reinforcements 2/26 Bn; admitted to 2/4 CCS (deafness) on 4/2/1942; transferred to 13 AGH on 4/2/1942; transferred to 2 Convalescent depot on 7/2/1942; discharged to GBD on 9/2/1942; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 11/2/1942; detached to "A" Force, embarked overseas for unknown destination on 14/5/1942; ex "A" Force; sent from Thailand to Japan after Railway completed; on board Rakuyo Maru when torpedoed and sunk by US submarine on 12/9/1944; DVA Nominal Roll shows Unit on discharge as HQ GBD Malaya
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