Java Index03

 

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1807700

Gunner

Toon, Alfred Ambrose

 

British

Royal Artillery

240 Bty., 77 H.A.A. Regt.

 

Died

Age

22

 

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

1943/11/29

At sea: Suez Maru

 

Loved Ones

Son of Elijah and A. Toon, of Leicester

 

Memorial

Column 32.

SINGAPORE MEMORIAL

 

Sunk by USS Bonefish, off Kangean Islands 6 22' South by 116 35' East. Japanese Captain Kawano orders the shooting of the prisoners in the water. From 14.15 – 16.30 the Minesweeper W.12 massacres the survivors using machine gun and rifles. No survivors.

 

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