To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Corporal

George (Dod) Allan

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1926 - Enlisted in the Royal Scots

1936 - Male Nurse in Edinburgh

1939 - Royal Army Medical Corps

 

Japanese PoW

1941/12/25 - Captured Hong Kong

Held Shamshuipo until 27 September 1942

1942/01/13 - War Office Casualty Section, Casualty List No. 719. Missing

1942/09/27 - Transported on the Lisbon Maru for Japan

1942/10/01 - Lisbon Maru Torpedoed and sunk by USS Grouper, 6 miles from Tung Fusham Island off China coast. 2957'N, 12256'N

Survivors regrouped at Shanghai but George was one of around 40 deemed too sick to continue the journey to Japan. Transported in June 1945 via Korea to Japan and the Hakodate Camp

1945/09/15 - Liberated Hakodate #2 (Akahira)

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