Alfred John (Jack) RUDWICK MID

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RUDWICK, Alfred John

Service Numbers: V103160, VX102007
Enlisted: 12 August 1941, Ballarat, Victoria
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: Z Special Unit
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia , 28 January 1921
Home Town: Ballarat, Central Highlands, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Printer
Died: Executed (POW of Japan), Borneo, 30 December 1944, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Labuan War Cemetery
(CWGC) Official Commemoration - Grave Location: 19. A. 3. Original burial site between Meran & Tenagian-Kechil Rivers
Memorials: Australian Commando Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Labuan Memorial, Labuan Federal Territory, Malaysia
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World War 2 Service

12 Aug 1941: Enlisted Private, SN V103160, Ballarat, Victoria
24 Jun 1942: Involvement SN VX102007
24 Jun 1942: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant, SN VX102007, Z Special Unit
21 Jan 1944: Promoted Lieutenant, Z Special Unit
19 Mar 1944: Imprisoned Operation Python - declared missing and POW
30 Dec 1944: Involvement Lieutenant, SN VX102007, Z Special Unit, Prisoners of War
8 May 1947: Honoured Mention in Dispatches, Gallant and distinguished service in the field

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