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Cemetery Details

Location Labuan, Wilayah Persekutuan Labuan, Malaysia
Co‑ordinates N5.287085, E115.262093

Labuan Memorial is within Labuan War Cemetery on the small island of Labuan (part of Sabah, Malaysia) in Brunei Bay, off the coast of north-west Borneo.

The Memorial consists of a colonnade forming a forecourt immediately inside the wrought iron gates of the main entrance to the cemetery. 

The Labuan Memorial was primarily intended to commemorate the officers and men of the Australian Army and Air Force who died while prisoners of war in Borneo and the Philippines from 1942 to 1945 and during the 1945 operations for the recovery of Borneo, and have no known grave.



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GEMMILL, Stanley Cyril

Service number NX54810
2nd/20th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 13 May 1916

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RUDD, William Thomas

Service number VX43384
4th Reserve Motor Transport Company
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 5 Feb 1905

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MCGEARY, Ernest Desmond

Service number VX56416
2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 10 Oct 1919

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FOOTE, Peter Norman

Service number VX57114
2nd/10th Ordnance Workshop
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 25 Dec 1904

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KING, Charles Henry

Service number VX63472
8th Division Signals
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 7 Sep 1903

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REID, Frank Clark Dickson

Service number SX9600
Lance Sergeant
8th Division Ammunition Sub-Park
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 15 Jan 1918

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Service number NX69261
2nd/3rd Motor Ambulance Convoy
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 26 Jul 1905

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BLUNDEN, Arthur John

Service number NX44576
Born 24 Apr 1920