To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”




Arthur Edward Chambers


1916/10/07 - Born Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

Son of Annie Chambers

Occupation Boiler Cleaner

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment

5th Battalion


Japanese PoW

1942/02/15 - Captured

Singapore - Changi, Sime Road

PoW No. II 2020

Japanese Index Card - Side One


Japanese Index Card - Side Two


1942/10/21 - Overland to Thailand, Letter Party

Group 2 - Bukit Timah Party

Commander Major Dobbs No. 1 Railway Battalion

New PoW No. II 4305

Thailand - Chungkai, Wang Takhian Ban Khoa, North Wang Pho, Lower Tha khanun (203 Kilo Camp)




Cause of death Dysentery and Beri Beru

At Lower Tha khanun (203 Kilo Camp)

Buried Grave No. 008


Loved Ones

Son of Mrs Annie Chambers of, 26 Russell St, Wisbech, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire




Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

Wisbech War Memorial, 1939 to 1945


Martyn Fryer

Reported in Corporal Allen's Diary as 'Died from Cholera" 203 Kilo Camp

KEW:- WO 361/1526, WO 361/2172, WO 361/2053, WO 345/9, WO 361/1954, WO 361/1979, WO 392/23, WO 361/2167, WO 361/1623, WO 361/1623, WO 361/2058, WO 361/2176,


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




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