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Soldier profiles

Name : ANDERSON, REGINALD ROBERT
Service Number : VX15140
Date of Birth : 05/05/1915
Place of Birth : ST KILDA, VIC
Known as : REX
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 01/05/1940
Locality on Enlistment : GLENROY, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : ANDERSON, PERCY
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : LIEUTENANT
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : O.I.C. 2 PLATOON A COMPANY (SYRIA)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA
Actions : EL MALAKIYA (SYRIA)
Wounded (date / details) : 17/06/1941 LEG WOUND FORT MERDJAYOUN (SYRIA)
Discharged : 10/02/1950
Date Died : N/A
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : SYRIA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : SYRIA
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : YES
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6215276 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 157kB),   Past article (size 180kB),   Past article (size 262kB)

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