Java Index03

 

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This Page is Dedicated To

7629277

Private

Wood, Percy Douglas

 

British

Royal Army Ordnance Corps

attd. Royal Artillery

 

Died

Age

32

 

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

1943/11/29

At sea: Suez Maru

 

Loved Ones

Son of Ernest Charles and Winifred Helen Wood, of Taunton, Somerset; Husband of Florence Wood, of Taunton, Somerset. His brother, Leslie Charles, also died on service

 

Memorial

Column 110.

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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