George Thomas GREENWOOD

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GREENWOOD, George Thomas

Service Number: VX23066
Enlisted: 10 June 1940, Caulfield, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion
Born: Bairnsdale, Victoria, 2 November 1916
Home Town: Bairnsdale, East Gippsland, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Transport driver
Died: Killed in Service (POW of Japan), Ambon, 20 February 1942, aged 25 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Ambon Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

10 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX23066, Caulfield, Victoria
13 Dec 1941: Embarked 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Darwin
30 Jan 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Australia's Northern Periphery
2 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Australia's Northern Periphery
20 Feb 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

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