Clarence Joseph MCLEAN

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MCLEAN, Clarence Joseph

Service Number: VX24172
Enlisted: 10 June 1940, Caulfield, Victoria
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Edenhope, Victoria, 17 November 1918
Home Town: Edenhope, West Wimmera, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Station hand
Died: Died at sea (POW of Japan - Montevideo Maru), South China Sea, 1 July 1942, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Rabaul Memorial, Papua New Guinea
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Rabaul Memorial
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World War 2 Service

10 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX24172, Caulfield, Victoria
23 Jan 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN VX24172, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Australia's Northern Periphery
25 Jan 1942: Imprisoned Australia's Northern Periphery, Lark Force Rabaul
1 Jul 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN VX24172, 2nd/22nd Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

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