James Sydney Tyson
Known as Sid
1908/12/14 - Born Washington, England
1941/11/24 - Enlisted Paddington, New South Wales
A.I.F. 2/19 Bn.
1942/01/10 - Transported to Singapore in Aquitania
1942/02/15 - Singapore Surrendered
River Valley Road Camp, Singapore
PoW No. I 12318
1943/04/22 - Transported overland to Thailand with ‘F’ Force, train 67
Group Train 5, Truck 13
Commander Lt-Col. S.W. Harris, R.A., 148 Fd HQ 18th Div.
New PoW No. IV 18415
Place of Death Sonkurai
Cause of death Cholera
Buried Niki, Cemetery 5, Grave 48
(After the war reburied in Commonwealth War Grave)
Son of James Parkinson Tyson and Margaret Jane Tyson
A1. B. 15.
Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery
KEW:- WO 361/2055, WO 361/1952, WO 361/2025,