George Thomas GREENWOOD

GREENWOOD, George Thomas

Service Number: VX23066
Enlisted: 10 June 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion
Born: Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia, 2 November 1916
Home Town: Bairnsdale, East Gippsland, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Transport driver
Died: (POW of Japan), Ambon, Netherlands East Indies, 20 February 1942, aged 25 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Ambon Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Rushworth WW2 Honor Roll
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World War 2 Service

10 Jun 1940: Enlisted Private, VX23066, Caulfield, Victoria
10 Jun 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, VX23066
13 Dec 1941: Embarked Private, VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Darwin
30 Jan 1942: Involvement Private, VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Australia's Northern Periphery
2 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Australia's Northern Periphery
20 Feb 1942: Involvement Private, VX23066, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

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