James Horace PETERSON


PETERSON, James Horace

Service Number: SX11322
Enlisted: 17 February 1941, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 27th Independent Brigade Group Ordnance Workshops
Born: Mount Barker, South Australia, 20 December 1913
Home Town: Macclesfield, Mount Barker, South Australia
Schooling: Macclesfield Public School
Occupation: Share Farmer
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Thailand, 6 August 1943, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Macclesfield ANZAC Memorial Gardens, Macclesfield Honour Roll WW2, Macclesfield Mount Barker St John's Anglican Church Honour Roll
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World War 2 Service

17 Feb 1941: Enlisted Private, SN SX11322, 2nd/4th Australian Workshops, Adelaide, South Australia
15 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore
6 Aug 1943: Involvement Corporal, SN SX11322, 27th Independent Brigade Group Ordnance Workshops, Prisoners of War

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