Service Number: VX34318
Enlisted: 25 June 1940, Royal Park, Victoria, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Not yet discovered
Born: Orbost, Victoria, Australia, 17 February 1916
Home Town: Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died at sea (Montevideo Maru), South China Sea, 1 July 1942, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Rabaul (Bita Paka) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Panel 12
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Rabaul Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX34318
25 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Royal Park, Victoria, Australia

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1 Independant Company

Rank - Private

Son of A. W. and Clarice May Andrew, of Orbost, Victoria.