LINDQVIST, Leonard Roy

Service Number: SX11609
Enlisted: 4 March 1941
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 8th Division Ammunition Sub-Park
Born: Streaky Bay, South Australia, 9 November 1912
Home Town: Maltee, Ceduna, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Railway employee
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan - Malaria), Borneo, 29 May 1945, aged 32 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave - Panel 23
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Ceduna Mudamuckla Roll of Honour, Ceduna Murat Bay and District WW2 Honour Roll, Labuan Memorial, Labuan Federal Territory, Malaysia, Minnipa War Memorial Oval Arch Gates
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World War 2 Service

4 Mar 1941: Enlisted Private, SX11609, Adelaide, South Australia
4 Mar 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (WW2) , Private, SX11609
16 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya Borneo Camp, died while Prisoner of War at Sandakan
29 May 1945: Involvement Private, SX11609, 8th Division Ammunition Sub-Park, Prisoners of War
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Carl Playford Linndqvist and Augusta Paulina Dannenberg of Gladys Florence Winifred Lindqvist of Parkside, South Australia. Brother of Caleb Playford Lindqvist, Charles Giles Lindqvist, Beryl Grace Londqvist,

Prisoner of War