Harry John FLOATE

Poppy

FLOATE, Harry John

Service Number: VX42571
Enlisted: 28 June 1940, Caulfield, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Geelong, Victoria, 10 July 1918
Home Town: Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action (POW of Japan), Rabaul, 4 February 1942, aged 23 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Rabaul Memorial
Show Relationships

World War 2 Service

28 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX42571, Caulfield, Victoria
23 Jan 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX42571, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Battle of Rabaul
4 Feb 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX42571, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

Help us honour Harry John Floate's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.