Robert Langsford PAINE

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PAINE, Robert Langsford

Service Number: SX10876
Enlisted: 9 January 1941, Wayville, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Independent Company
Born: Wayville, South Australia, 3 March 1913
Home Town: Edithburgh, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
Schooling: Edithburgh Public School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Service (POW of Japan), Died at sea (Montevideo Maru), 1 July 1942, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Rabaul (Bita Paka) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Edithburgh War Memorial, Keswick Royal Australia Corps of Signals Memorial, Rabaul Memorial
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World War 2 Service

9 Jan 1941: Involvement Private, SN SX10876
9 Jan 1941: Enlisted Wayville, SA
9 Jan 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX10876, Wayville, South Australia
1 Jul 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX10876, 1st Independent Company, Prisoners of War
Date unknown: Involvement

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