Joseph Roy WEHL


WEHL, Joseph Roy

Service Number: QX16684
Enlisted: 31 January 1941, Toowoomba, Queensland
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 2nd/10th Field Regiment
Born: Roma, Queensland, 13 July 1920
Home Town: Roma, Maranoa, Queensland
Schooling: Southport State School
Occupation: Grazier
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Thailand, 21 January 1944, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

31 Jan 1941: Involvement Gunner, SN QX16684, 2nd/10th Field Regiment, Malaya/Singapore
31 Jan 1941: Enlisted Toowoomba, Queensland
21 Apr 1944: Discharged

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

Younger brother of QX16680 Gnr. Frederick George Wehl (/explore/people/651743) who also died of illness while prisoner of Japan on 02 Aug 1945