Frank Morris WELLS

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WELLS, Frank Morris

Service Number: NX119119
Enlisted: 3 October 1941
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 20 March 1922
Home Town: Milsons Point, North Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Cadet Journalist
Died: Killed In Action, Tarakan, Borneo, 24 May 1945, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Labuan War Cemetery
Labuan War Cemetery, Labuan, Malaysia
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Oct 1941: Enlisted Private, SN NX119119, North Sydney, New South Wales
3 Oct 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN NX119119, 2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
24 May 1945: Involvement Private, SN NX119119, 2nd/48th Infantry Battalion

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Biography

NX119119 Private Frank Morris Wells, 2/48 Infantry Battalion, from Milsons Point, NSW... Pte Morris enlisted on 18 August 1942; he was killed in action on the island of Tarakan, Borneo, on 24 May 1945 and is buried in Labuan War Cemetery, Malaysia.