Java Index03

 

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858166

Lance Sergeant

Kirby, Edwin Thomas

 

United Kingdom

Royal Artillery

RA 77 HAA Regiment 240 Battery

 

Died

Age

26

(If Age is shown as 0, age at death is unknown)

1942/12/07

Japan: Fukuoka

 

Loved Ones

Son of Edwin and Elizabeth Kirby, of Llanrumny, Glamorgan, Wales

 

Memorial

2Z. C. 8.

SYDNEY WAR CEMETERY

 

Remains recovered by US Forces after the war and taken to Sydney on board HMS Newfoundland, which was present in Tokyo Bay when the Instrument of Surrender was signed aboard the USS Missouri on the 2nd September 1945.
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