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Private

Robert William Tuplin

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1919/11/05 - Born Wadworth, Yorkshire

Son of Robert William (Pit Labourer) and Annie Tuplin

1938 Married Edith A Everton

Royal Army Medical Corps

198 Field Ambulance

 

Japanese PoW

Changi Camp

Commander Lt-Gen. Percival

PoW No. 499

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Japanese Index Card - Side One

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1942/08/16 - Transported overseas with 'B' Special Party from Changi to Korea in the Fukkai Maru

Ship Boarding No. 969

1942/09/25 -  Arrived Jinsen, Korea

New PoW No. 501

POWs worked at Kowan Shuko Senbaikyoku (Ports and Harbors Establishment and Maintenance Monopoly Bureau).

1943/09/16 - left for Konan 1D

POWs worked at Nippon Chisso Kohnan Kojo (Nippon Chisso Kohnan Factory)

1945/09/02 - Liberated Konan, Korea

 

Died

1992

Information

KEW:- WO 345/52, WO 361/1967, WO 392/26, WO 361/2064, WO 361/2067, WO 361/2020, WO 361/2180

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