To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Colour Sergeant

John Percy Sell

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1910/11/12 - Born Camberwell, London

Son of John and Dorothy Sell

1929/08/17 - Enlisted

1938 - Married Irene Derriman, in Camberwell District

Royal Norfolk Regiment

4th Battalion

 

1942/02/15 - Singapore Capitulated

1942/02/15 - WO 417/42, Missing

WO 417/61, previously posted missing now reported a PoW

WO 417/98, reported a PoW Malaya

 

Japanese PoW

1942/02/17 - Changi

PoW No. 368

Japanese Index Card - Side One

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Japanese Index Card - Side Two

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1942/06/24 - Transported to Thailand in June Parties

New PoW No. 14284

Date

Camp

Camp Leader

1942/06/26

Bang Pong

Lt-Col Williamson, R.A

1942/10

Wang Lan

Major Weir, R.A

1942/11

Wang Takhain

Major Weir, R.A

1943/04

Tha Kilen

Lt-Col Williamson, R.A

1943/10

Chungkai

Lt-Col Williamson, R.A

1944/08

Nakhon Pathom

Lt-Col Coates, A.I.F

1945/09/04 - Liberated Thailand

 

Post War

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Died

1979

Isle of Wight

Leaving wife Irene,

Daughters Sandra and Barbara

Sons Terence, David and Duke

Information

Duke Sell (son of John)

Thailand - Burma Railway

KEW:- WO 361/2172, WO 392/26, WO 345/46, WO 361/1955, WO 361/2196, WO 361/2167, WO 361/2064, WO 361/2178, WO 361/2167

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