To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Lance Corporal

Samuel Hodges


1918/09/01 - Born Griffydam, Leicestershire

Son of Thomas and S.A Hodges

1939/09/15 - Enlisted

Leicester Regiment

1st Battalion


Japanese PoW

1942/01/01 - Captured

PoW No. 3484

1942/01/01 - Taiping Gaol

Commander Lt.-Col. Fitzpatrick

1942/07/02 - Kuala Lumpur

Commander Lt.-Col. Fitzpatrick

1942/10/15 - Kuala Lumpur to Changi

Commander Col. E.E. Holmes

Japanese Index Card - Side One


Japanese Index Card - Side Two


New PoW No. 5730

1943/05/13 - Overland to Thailand with ‘H’ Force

80th Train from Singapore to Thailand

Commander Lt-Col. R.R. Humphries, 77 H.A.A. Royal Artillery

1943/11/05 - Transported back to Singapore

Lt.-Col. Newey

1943/11/10 - Sime Road

Lt.-Col. Newey

1944/05/03 - Changi

Lt.-Col. Newey

1945/09/02 - Liberated Changi, Singapore


Keith Andrews

KEW:- WO 392/24, WO 345/25, WO 367/2, WO 361/1947, WO 361/2060, WO 361/2199, WO 361/2070, WO 361/2229,


''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''




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