To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Leading Aircraftsman

Frank Charles Weaver

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1919/07/28 - Born

Royal Air Force

RAF Seletar

 

Japanese PoW

1942/02/15 - Captured Malaya

PoW Number III 2654

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Transported to Heito No. 3 PoW Camp, Taiwan

Heito No3 PoW Camp

Heito No3 PoW Camp-2

 

Heito No 3 Prisoner of War Camp, Taiwan

To the North of the camp was a large swamp where there were millions of mosquitoes, these spread malaria throughout the camp.

 The camp commander Lieutenant Tamaki, ill treated the prisoners, 134 PoWs died at this camp. A War Crimes Trial (WO235/982), after the war, found Tamaki guilty of ill-treatment of prisoners, he was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment.

 

Loved Ones

Son of Charles Henry and Hetty Weaver, of Birmingham

 

Died

1943/07/04 - Heito, Taiwan

Cause of Death Malaria and Beri-beri

Buried Tomon, grave number 53

 

Memorial

VI. G. 11.

SAI WAN WAR CEMETERY

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''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''

 

 

 

Keeping The Candle Burning

 

Fepow Family

In Memory of FEPOW Family Loved Ones
Designed and Maintained by Ron Taylor.

 

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