Escapes

 

PoW Escapes

 

Compiled with the help of the Commonwealth War Graves

 

This Page is Dedicated To

178

Captain

MacDonald, Giffard Douglas

 

United Kingdom

Federated Malay States Volunteer Force

C Company, Kedah Volunteer Force

 

 

Far East - Prisoner of the Japanese

Died

Source:

Supplied by Jonathan Moffatt

Escape:

1942 Attempted Escape from Pudu

Age:

Unknown

Date of Death:

1942/09/20

Cause of Death:

Executed by Japanese September 1942

Place of Death:

Kuala Lumpur

 

Loved Ones

Husband of A.F.T. Macdonald, of Mosman, New South Wales, Australia.

 

Memorial

Column 399.

SINGAPORE MEMORIAL

The Memorial stands in Kranji War Cemetery. Kranji War Cemetery is 22 kilometres north of the city of Singapore, on the north side of Singapore Island overlooking the Straits of Johore.

Singapore

 

Australian rubber planter in Malacca then  Manager, Choong Meng Estate, Serdang, Kedah   Graduate of Duntroon Military College. Wife evacuated to Australia. His last letter to his wife, written while on the run, is in Pat Garden’s papers at the IWM.

 

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