Lionel Morris EVANS

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EVANS, Lionel Morris

Service Number: SX6923
Enlisted: 29 June 1940, Wayville, South Australia
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 8th Division Salvage Unit
Born: Wallaroo, South Australia, 22 July 1905
Home Town: Wallaroo, Copper Coast, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Borneo, 14 February 1945, aged 39 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave - Panel 31
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Labuan Memorial, Labuan Federal Territory, Malaysia, Wallaroo RSL Clubroom Honour Board, Wallaroo Soldiers Memorial Arch
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World War 2 Service

29 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX6923, Wayville, South Australia
4 Dec 1940: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX6923, 8th Division Salvage Unit
5 Dec 1940: Promoted 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, 8th Division Salvage Unit
30 Jul 1941: Embarked 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN SX6923, 8th Division Salvage Unit, HMT EE (Marnix van St. Aldegonde), Melbourne
8 Feb 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN SX6923, 8th Division Salvage Unit, Malaya/Singapore
15 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore
14 Feb 1945: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN SX6923, 8th Division Salvage Unit, Prisoners of War

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