Jack Edward PAYNTER


PAYNTER, Jack Edward

Service Number: PA2014
Enlisted: 28 January 1941, Port Adelaide, SA
Last Rank: Seaman
Last Unit: HMAS Perth (I) D29 WW2
Born: Semaphore, South Australia, 29 August 1920
Home Town: Semaphore, Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed In Action, Sunda Strait, Netherlands East Indies, 1 March 1942, aged 21 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Panel 76, Column 1, Plymouth Naval Memorial, Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ottoway Congregational Church WW2 Honour Roll
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World War 2 Service

28 Jan 1941: Involvement Ordinary Seaman, SN PA2014, HMAS Perth (I) D29 WW2
28 Jan 1941: Enlisted Port Adelaide, SA
28 Jan 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Seaman, SN PA2014
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by Julianne Ryan

Born 29/8/1920 in Semaphore, South Australia
Source : South Australian Births 1907 - 1928, Book : 61A Page : 404 District : PtA.

Father: Arthur Charles John PAYNTER and Mother: Barbara Sybil DREVER.

Arthur William PAYNTER  b. 4/8/1916 Semaphore, SA
Frederick George Arthur PAYNTER  b. 22/2/1912 Semaphore, SA
SX30391 Kenneth Neil PAYNTER  b. 10/10/1922 Semaphore, SA
Robert Lawrence PAYNTER  b. 18/2/1914  Semaphore, SA
Thelma Barbara PAYNTER  b. 28 Jan 1925  Semaphore, SA

RAAF, Ordinary Seaman onboard the HMAS Perth.

1/3/1942      killed in action at Sunda Strait, Netherlands East Indies

Name is commemorated at: 
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Panel 76 Column 1

His name is commemorated on Panel 6 at the Australian War Memorial,
Canberra, ACT.

His name is commemorated at Woodville, SA.

Sourced and submitted by Julianne T Ryan.  13/9/2016.  Lest we forget.