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Sergeant

Ernest Wringe

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1912/09/21 - Born

Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

Posted to

Indian Army Corps Clerks

 

Service

1941 December - Posted Krokol

Not heard of again till:-

1942/04/01 - Captured Sumatra

 

Japanese PoW

Japanese Index Card - Side One

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Japanese Index Card - Side Two

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PoW No. 10980

1942/05/09 - Member of British Sumatra Battalion under A.A. Apthorp

1942/05/15 - Transported to Mergui, Burma, British 3 Group in the England Maru, to build a runway

1942/08/12 - Transported in the Tatu Maru to Ann Hestletine Home at Tavoy, Burma

New PoW No. 17558

1942 Novemeber - Transported to Thanbyuzayat, Burma to work on the Thailand-Burma Railway

1945/09/02 - Liberated

 

Information

Britain at War

Far Eastern Heroes

KEW:- WO 361/2171, WO 361/2172, WO 345/57, WO 392/26, WO 361/1987, WO 361/2192

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