Frederick Charles Bailey
Known as Fred
79th Battery 21st L.A.A.
Captured at Timor:-
Transferred to , Java:-
Transported to Japan via Hong Kong:-
1942/11/27 to 1945/08/15
Fred witnessed the ‘H’ Bomb mushroom while in Fukuoka camp.
He was released from Fukuoka 3 after the Japanese surrender.
After liberation Fred stayed with a family in Canada to recuperate for about six months before being transported home.
Photo of the Canadian Family
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