To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Ronald Mackenzie

Roanld Mackenzie

1919/11/29 - Born Rosshire

Son of Ronald and Jean MacKenzie

Occupation Joiner

1940/02/15 - Enlisted

Royal Engineers

288th Field Company

18th Division



1941/10/28 - The 18th Division left Liverpool in Convoy CT.5  for Halifax

USS West Point-2

1941/11/08 - Arrived Halifax transferred to USS West Point an American Liner, with the 55 Infantry Brigade

1941/11/10 - Sailed from Halifax, in Convoy William Sail 12X, destination unknown

1941/12/08 - The Japanese landed in Thailand boarder with Malaya

The fleet was split, the Mount Vernon sailing directly to Singapore and the rest of the fleet to India for training, then later onto Singapore

1942/02/15 - Singapore surrendered to the Japanese


Japanese PoW

1942/02/15 - Captured Singapore

1942/02/15 - Changi

PoW No. 7625

Commander - Col. E.B. Holmes, Manchester Regiment

Japanese Index Card - Side One


Japanese Index Card - Side Two


1942/09/24 - Liberated Changi


Jackie Knowles

Convoy William Sail 12X

Liberation Questionnaire

KEW:- WO 367/3, WO 345/33, WO 361/1947, WO 361/2229


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




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