A database of those imprisoned by the Japanese in Java and their transports
Royal Air Force
Japanese PoW Held:-
Java Party No:-
Sunk before reaching Sumatra.
Date of Death:-
Cause of Death:-
Junyo Maru sunk by HMS Tradewind
Place of Death:-
At sea: Junyo Maru - MoakoMoakao, Lat 20.53S Lon 101.11E
Son of Thomas and Martha Moore
The Junyo Maru left Batavia, Java for Padang, Sumatra 1944/09/16 with 6520 prisoners, these included 2320 Dut. Brit. Amer. Aus. 4200 Javanese romusha. Sunk by HMS Tradewind off MoakoMoakao Lat 20.53S Lon 101.11E. Lost 5640.
Keeping The Candle Burning
In Memory of Fred Taylor, Anthea Becket, John Wheedon and Arthur Lane