James Lancely SNADDEN

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SNADDEN, James Lancely

Service Number: V157564
Enlisted: 10 June 1941, 24 Employment & Works Company Ringwood, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Australian Labour Service
Born: Nelson, New Zealand, 16 September 1916
Home Town: Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Unknown
Occupation: Assistant at Aerated Water Company
Died: Illness, Victoria, Australia, 17 March 1944, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Section 1N, Australian War Graves B, Grave 8
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

10 Jun 1941: Enlisted Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN V157564, Australian Labour Service, 24 Employment & Works Company Ringwood, Victoria
17 Mar 1944: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN V157564, Australian Labour Service

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

James Lancely SNADDEN was born on 16th September, 1916 in Nelson, New Zealand

His parents were Michael SNADDEN & Rose Thirza LANCELY who married in New Zealand in 1912

He enlisted on 10th June, 1941 in Ringwood, Victoria and was with the Australian Army Labour Service (ACMF), 24 Employment & Works Company

James died of Illness on 17th March, 1944 in Victoria and is buried in the Springvale War Cemetery

His name is memorialised on the Australian War Memorial and the Roll of Honour at Hope, Nelson, New Zealand

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