25th/33rd Garrison Battalion (SA) Prisoner of War and Internment Camp - "Loveday Internment Group"

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About This Unit

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Please Note: This unit encompasses all members who served with either the 25th Garrison Battalion, 33rd Garrison Battalion, 25/33rd Garrison Battalion and all Loveday Internment Group personal. 

The Loveday Internment Group, previously known as the 25/33rd Garrison Battalion was an AMF unit located at Loveday during World War Two. Opened in 1941, Loveday Internment Camp comprised the largest group of internment  and Prisoner of War (PoW) camps in Australia. At its peak in 1943 the Loveday Group had 6 operational Internment and PoW Camps and 3 Wood Camps catering for just under 6000 Internees and Prisoners of War. The Loveday camps were also the only self-sufficient and even profitable intern camps in Australia and in every aspect of their operation, revolutionary.

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25/33rd Garrison Battalion's Roll of Honour

Henschke, Clifford Theodore - 4 November 1942 - Illness

Hepworth, Edward James - 11 July 1943 - Illness

Kain, Lawrence - 6 December 1943 - Accidental (?)

Lynch, Joseph Ambrose - 8 September 1943 - ?

Manning, Leonard Reginald - 13 October 1943 - Accidental (Fall)

Nowlan, Arthur Dudley - 10 October 1943 - Illness

Passery, Anglo John - 31 July 1943 - Illness

Pavlov, Neofetos - 4 August 1944 - Accidental (Drowning)

Stephens, William Edward - 26 November 1943 - ?

Wright, Hubert - 20 February 1943 - Illness

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