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George Edward Lewis


1915/12/09 - Born Letchworth

Occupation - Corster Cutter

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment

5th Battalion



18th Division

55 Infantry Brigade


1941/10/30 - Sailed in the Orcades with CT.5 Convoy to Halifax

USS West Point-2

1941/11/08 - Reached Halifax and transferred to USS West Point, Sailed in Convoy William Sail 12X destination believed to be Middle East

1941/12/08 - Japan invaded Malaya, destination after training in India, Singapore in Convoy 14.2

1942/01/30 - Arrive Keppel Harbour, Singapore

1942/02/15 - Captured after Singapore surrender


Japanese PoW

 PoW No. 2214

PoW Index Card - Side One


PoW Index Card - Side Two


1942/10/21 - Transported overland to Thailand in Letter Parties

New PoW No. 10268

Worked on the Thailand-Burma Railway

1945/09/02 - Liberated



4th October 2000



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Kew:-  WO 361/2172, WO 392/25, WO 345/22, WO 361/1955, WO 361/2196, WO 361/2167, WO 361/2177,


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