Roy Eric Sparks
South West London
Avondale Square off of the Old Kent Road
1941/10/30 - Transported in Convoy CT.5 to Halifax in Reina Del Pacifico.
1941/11/08 - Transferred to USS Wakefield destination believed Middle East
1941/12/08 - Japanese invade Malaya.
1941/12/27 1600hrs - USS Wakefield arrives Bombay
1942/01/19 - USS Wakefield sails in Task Force 14.2 from India
1942/01/30 - Reached Singapore
1942/02/15 - Singapore surrenders to Japanese
PoW at Changi
PoW No. 7146
1942/10/31 - Transported overland in Train 57 to Thaliand, Letter Party ‘R’
New PoW No. 15010
Japanese Index Card - Side One
Japanese Index Card - Side Two
11th January 1944
Leaving a widow Irene and son Eric
Brother to Madeline Eileen Baird (nee Sparks).
3. F. 14.
Chungkai War Cemetery
FEPOW Community - www.fepow-community.org.uk
KEW - WO 361/1529, WO 361/2172, WO 361/2053, WO 392/26, WO 345/48, WO 361/1955, WO 361/2069, WO 361/1623