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Location 9 Woodlands Road, Singapore, SE Asia
Type memorial
Description

Housed within Kranji War Cemetery the SINGAPORE MEMORIAL bears the names of over 24,000 casualties of the Commonwealth land and air forces who fought in South East Asia who have no known grave.  In many cases there is no known date of death within the records is recorded the date or period from when they were known to be missing or captured. The land forces commemorated by the memorial died during the campaigns in Malaya and Indonesia or in subsequent captivity, many of them during the construction of the Burma-Thailand railway.  Others were lost at sea while being transported into imprisonment elsewhere, victims of the American submarine campaign against Japanese shipping. The memorial also commemorates airmen who died during operations over the whole of southern and eastern Asia and the adjacent seas and oceans.

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ELMES, Dorothy Gwendoline Howard

Service number NFX70526
Sister
10th Australian General Hospital
AIF WW1
Born 27 Apr 1914

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ASH, Alfred Douglas

Service number NX27185
Private
2nd/18th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 11 Apr 1919

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CHESHIRE, Clifford William James

Service number NX46216
Signalman
8th Division Signals
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 25 May 1920

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BENOIT, Maxwell Alfred William

Service number VX32772
Signalman
8th Division Signals
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 26 Sep 1919

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FARMANER, Peggy Everett

Service number WFX3438
Sister
2nd/4th Casualty Clearing Station
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 8 Mar 1913

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KEATS, Ellen Louisa

Service number SFX11647
Nursing Sister
2nd/10th Australian General Hospital
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 1 Jul 1915

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FINN, Eric Norman

Service number VX64081
Lance Corporal
2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 15 Nov 1918

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ELMES, Charles Robert Henry

Service number 413842
Flight Lieutenant
No. 203 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 11 Oct 1911

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