Thomas Gifford COLLETT

COLLETT, Thomas Gifford

Service Number: SX11960
Enlisted: 26 March 1941, Wayville, SA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/3rd Machine Gun Battalion
Born: Strathalbyn, South Australia, 12 November 1919
Home Town: Strathalbyn, Alexandrina, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Strathalbyn, South Australia, 7 July 2001, aged 81 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Strathalbyn Cemetery, S.A.
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World War 2 Service

26 Mar 1941: Involvement Private, SN SX11960
26 Mar 1941: Enlisted Wayville, SA
16 Feb 1942: Involvement 2nd/3rd Machine Gun Battalion, Prisoners of War
22 May 1946: Discharged

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Became a Prisoner of War of the Japanese in 1942 - liberated in September 1945