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Short, Nelson



Australian Infantry

2/18th Battalion



Escaped at 10pm on the 7th July 1945 from Ranau. Of Enfield, Sydney.Died from a heart attack in 1995.



“Keeping the Candle Burning”




Britain at War


‘Sandakan - A Conspiracy of Silence’ by Lynette Ramsay Silver

‘The Last March’ by Don Wall

‘Kill the Prisoners’ by Don Wall

‘The Knights of Bushido’ by Lord Russell of Liverpool

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Java Index - Roll of Honour



In Memory of Fred Taylor and John Weedon
Designed and Maintained by Ron Taylor.


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