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Army Number: NX69587Image not available
Surname: NEWSON
First Names: John Augustus
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Nellie Josephine NEWSON
Date of Birth: 13/9/1915
Place of Birth: Bexley, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 11/3/1941
Locality on Enlistment: Bexley, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 16/1/1942
Taken on strength at: Fort Rose Estate
Taken on strength from: 8 Div. Mobile Laundry & Field Decontamination Unit (MLFDU)
Company: B
Platoon:
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Zealandia (HMT Z)
Embarkation Date: 29/10/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: E 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: 6/6/1945
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 28
Memorial:
Information: Taken on strength at Fort Rose on 16/1/1942; returned to MLFDU on 17/3/1942; embarked with "E" Force on 28/3/1943; died of illness (Doi) Sandakan on 6/6/1945
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