James Murry MILLER

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MILLER, James Murry

Service Number: VX14639
Enlisted: 8 May 1940, Caufield, Victoria
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/2nd Pioneer Battalion
Born: Seymour, Victoria, Australia , 28 February 1917
Home Town: Yarram, Wellington, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died at sea (Rakuyo Maru), South China Sea, 16 September 1944, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN VX14639
8 May 1940: Transferred 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, 2nd/2nd Pioneer Battalion
8 May 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX14639, Caufield, Victoria
30 Apr 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Lance Corporal, SN VX14639, 2nd/2nd Pioneer Battalion
22 Dec 1943: Imprisoned AIF JAVA, Interned Thai Camp
16 Sep 1944: Imprisoned Killed at Sea aboard Japanese Ship RAKUYO MARU, sunk by Allied Wolfpack consisting of Destroyer and Subs in South China Sea.

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