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Frederick Horace Rehbein

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 Royal Norfolk Regigment

6th Territorial Battalion

 

Service History

December 1940 - Training in Scotland

April 1941 - Training in Cheshire, Lancashire and Yorkshire

After training the 6th Battalion were patrolling the coast and air fields in East Anglia.

December 1941 - Set sail for Halifax Nova Scotia on the Duchess of Atholl

Left Halifax on U.S. ship Mount Vernon

January 13th 1942  - Arrived in Singapore, Tyersall Park, under the 11th Indian Division

January 14th 1942 Arrangements made to move to Malaya

January 16th 1942 - Moved near Muer, Malaya

January 1942 - Retreated back to Singapore

February 15th 1942 Captured

Initially imprisoned in Changi Barracks

October 26th 1942 - Sent overland to work on the Thailand-Burma Railway

Survived the Japanese Camps

 

Royal Norfolk Regiment in the Far East

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