John Robert COPLAND

COPLAND, John Robert

Service Number: VX28345
Enlisted: 19 June 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Kirkcubright, Scotland , 31 July 1900
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Massacred, Rabaul, New Britain, Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, 4 February 1942, aged 41 years
Cemetery: Rabaul (Bita Paka) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Charlton War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Private, VX28345
19 Jun 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, VX28345, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion

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