Harold Edward Stewart BYRNE

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BYRNE, Harold Edward Stewart

Service Number: VX54989
Enlisted: 6 May 1941, 8th Australian Division.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion
Born: Leopold, Victoria, 14 July 1920
Home Town: Leopold, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Schooling: Leopold Primary School and Geelong Technical College
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Thailand, 1 July 1943, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
Coll. grave 10. A. 6-15.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

6 May 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX54989, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion, 8th Australian Division.
6 May 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX54989, Royal Park, Victoria
16 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore
1 Jul 1943: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX54989, 2nd/29th Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

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