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Army Number: NX35741Image not available
Surname: NOBLE
First Names: Richard Thomas
Known as: Dick
Rank: L/Sgt.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Evelyn Mary NOBLE
Date of Birth: 4/6/1908
Place of Birth: Leigh-on-Sea, ENGLAND
Date of Enlistment: 26/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Temora, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Wagga Wagga, NSW
Date taken on strength: 6/12/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 13th Infantry Training Battalion, Wagga Wagga, NSW
Company: B
Platoon: 10
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Thomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah; River Valley Road
Other Work Parties: J Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas - departed by Air from Okinawa 10/9/1945, crashed Formosa
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 10/9/1945
Cemetery: Sai Wan
Plot/Row/Grave: VI.A.3
Memorial: Temora, NSW
Information: Wounded in action WiA Causeway 8/2/1942 (Shrapnel wound behind right knee - shown as left leg on Service Record); admitted to 13 AGH on 8/2/1942; transferred to 2 Convalescent Depot on 12/2/1942; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 18/2/1942; embarked with "J" Force on 15/5/1943; recovered from Japanese in Japan; transferred to Okinawa; DoIn. plane crash, on Karzan Mountain, North of Taito, Taiwan on 10/9/1945 whilst being returned to Australia
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