2/30 Battalion Officers
At Batu Pahat, Malaya, 1941.

Left to right:

Back row:
1) NX70448 - FARR, Albert Irwin (Bub), Lt. - HQ Company, O/C Signals Platoon
2) NX34950 - PARSONS, Ernest John (John), Lt. - C Company, O/C 14 Platoon
3) NX12540 - BOSS, John Albert, Capt. - A Company, 2 I/c
4) NX70439 - HEAD, Harry , Lt. - B Company, O/C 12 Platoon
5) NX70441 - GREER, Bruce John Kirkwood, Lt. - HQ Company, O/C Pioneer Platoon
6) NX12530 - COOPER, James Herbert (Jim), Lt. - HQ Company, 2 I/c Carrier Platoon
7) NX32594 - GEIKIE, Nugent Broun Coulston, Lt. - B Company, O/C 10 Platoon
8) NX70758 - EATON, Ronald Warr, Lt. - BHQ Company, Intelligence Officer Adjt.
9) NX33560 - MEILLON, John Alwyn, Lt. - A Company, ? Platoon
10) NX32588 - CLEMENS, Percival Webster (Mick), Lt. - C Company, O/C 13 Platoon
11) NX70513 - JONES, Frederick Arnold (Bill), Capt. - C Company, 2 l/c
12) NX70437 - KEARNEY, Peter Desmond (Black Prince), Capt. - B Company, 2 l/c
13) NX70690 - CLAYTON, Hedley Stanley (Basher Bill), Lt. - C Company, O/C 15 Platoon
14) NX70451 - DONOHOE, Kevin Gordon Cyril, Lt. - D Company, O/C 17 Platoon
15) NX12544 - McLEOD, Graham Stanley, Lt. - BHQ; A/Adjt.; D Company, 17 Platoon
16) NX12542 - TOMPSON, Richard Clive, Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Carrier Platoon
17) NX70443 - HENDY, Leonard Frank Graham (Len), Lt. - D Company, O/C 18 Platoon
18) NX70440 - BOOTH, Lyndon Harold (Lyn), Lt. - A Company, O/C 7 Platoon
19) NX52665 - CLARKE, Bernard (Clicker), Lt. - HQ Company, O/C HQ Platoon or NX70442 - CLARKE, George Robert, Lt. - A Company, O/C 8 Platoon
20) NX70447 - KRECKLER, John Francis (Bib), Lt. - HQ Company, 2 I/c Mortar Platoon

Front Row:
1) NX70426 - MACAULEY, Norman Gilmour (Red), Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Transport Platoon
2) NX70486 - BOOTH, Edward Holroyd (Baldy), Capt. - D Company, O/C
3) NX12519 - MORRISON, Robert Harold Ker, Capt. - D Company, O/C
4) NX34711 - MELVILLE, William Sydney (Billy (The Pig)), Lt. Col. - D Company, O/C
5) NX34792 - DUFFY, Desmond Jack (Mum), Col. - B Company, O/C
6) NX70427 - JOHNSTON, Noel McGuffie (Charlie Chan), Lt. Col. - BHQ, 2 I/c
7) NX34999 - RAMSAY, George Ernest (Gent George), Lt. Col. - BHQ, CO. 1942
8) NX70416 - GALLEGHAN (Sir), Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack), Brig. - BHQ, CO. 2/30 Bn.
9) NX76207 - PEACH, Francis Stuart Banner (Stuart), Col. - BHQ Company, Adjt.
10) NX70435 - ANDERSON, Roderic Henry, Maj. - A Company, O/C
11) NX34738 - LAMACRAFT, Alfred Howard Maudslay, Capt. - C Company, O/C
12) NX12548 - PRYDE, John Alan (Gula), Capt. - BHQ Company, QM.
13) NX12535 - HOWELLS, Edwin Robert, Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Mortar Platoon
14) NX70458 - MASTON, Ronald Harry (Bomb Happy), Capt. - C Company, 2 l/c
15) NX70453 - TAYLOR, John Lindsay, Capt. - BHQ Company, Medical Officer

2/30 Battalion Officers

At Batu Pahat, Malaya, 1941.

Left to right:

Back row:
1) NX70448 - FARR, Albert Irwin (Bub), Lt. - HQ Company, O/C Signals Platoon
2) NX34950 - PARSONS, Ernest John (John), Lt. - C Company, O/C 14 Platoon
3) NX12540 - BOSS, John Albert, Capt. - A Company, 2 I/c
4) NX70439 - HEAD, Harry , Lt. - B Company, O/C 12 Platoon
5) NX70441 - GREER, Bruce John Kirkwood, Lt. - HQ Company, O/C Pioneer Platoon
6) NX12530 - COOPER, James Herbert (Jim), Lt. - HQ Company, 2 I/c Carrier Platoon
7) NX32594 - GEIKIE, Nugent Broun Coulston, Lt. - B Company, O/C 10 Platoon
8) NX70758 - EATON, Ronald Warr, Lt. - BHQ Company, Intelligence Officer Adjt.
9) NX33560 - MEILLON, John Alwyn, Lt. - A Company, ? Platoon
10) NX32588 - CLEMENS, Percival Webster (Mick), Lt. - C Company, O/C 13 Platoon
11) NX70513 - JONES, Frederick Arnold (Bill), Capt. - C Company, 2 l/c
12) NX70437 - KEARNEY, Peter Desmond (Black Prince), Capt. - B Company, 2 l/c
13) NX70690 - CLAYTON, Hedley Stanley (Basher Bill), Lt. - C Company, O/C 15 Platoon
14) NX70451 - DONOHOE, Kevin Gordon Cyril, Lt. - D Company, O/C 17 Platoon
15) NX12544 - McLEOD, Graham Stanley, Lt. - BHQ; A/Adjt.; D Company, 17 Platoon
16) NX12542 - TOMPSON, Richard Clive, Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Carrier Platoon
17) NX70443 - HENDY, Leonard Frank Graham (Len), Lt. - D Company, O/C 18 Platoon
18) NX70440 - BOOTH, Lyndon Harold (Lyn), Lt. - A Company, O/C 7 Platoon
19) NX52665 - CLARKE, Bernard (Clicker), Lt. - HQ Company, O/C HQ Platoon or NX70442 - CLARKE, George Robert, Lt. - A Company, O/C 8 Platoon
20) NX70447 - KRECKLER, John Francis (Bib), Lt. - HQ Company, 2 I/c Mortar Platoon

Front Row:
1) NX70426 - MACAULEY, Norman Gilmour (Red), Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Transport Platoon
2) NX70486 - BOOTH, Edward Holroyd (Baldy), Capt. - D Company, O/C
3) NX12519 - MORRISON, Robert Harold Ker, Capt. - D Company, O/C
4) NX34711 - MELVILLE, William Sydney (Billy (The Pig)), Lt. Col. - D Company, O/C
5) NX34792 - DUFFY, Desmond Jack (Mum), Col. - B Company, O/C
6) NX70427 - JOHNSTON, Noel McGuffie (Charlie Chan), Lt. Col. - BHQ, 2 I/c
7) NX34999 - RAMSAY, George Ernest (Gent George), Lt. Col. - BHQ, CO. 1942
8) NX70416 - GALLEGHAN (Sir), Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack), Brig. - BHQ, CO. 2/30 Bn.
9) NX76207 - PEACH, Francis Stuart Banner (Stuart), Col. - BHQ Company, Adjt.
10) NX70435 - ANDERSON, Roderic Henry, Maj. - A Company, O/C
11) NX34738 - LAMACRAFT, Alfred Howard Maudslay, Capt. - C Company, O/C
12) NX12548 - PRYDE, John Alan (Gula), Capt. - BHQ Company, QM.
13) NX12535 - HOWELLS, Edwin Robert, Capt. - HQ Company, O/C Mortar Platoon
14) NX70458 - MASTON, Ronald Harry (Bomb Happy), Capt. - C Company, 2 l/c
15) NX70453 - TAYLOR, John Lindsay, Capt. - BHQ Company, Medical Officer

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