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Soldier profiles

Name : LEWIS, WILLIAM ARTHUR
Service Number : VX21039
Date of Birth : 30/12/1917
Place of Birth : NORTH MELBOURNE, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 03/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : WEST RICHMOND, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : LEWIS, VIVIAN
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : LANCE CORPORAL
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : D COMPANY
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 05/12/1945
Date Died : 24/10/2007
Age at Death : 89
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) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : MALAYA
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : MALAYA
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0052 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 5869648 [NOT EXAMINED], Barcode 1037565 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   C_TUNBRIDGE_1.jpg,   C_TUNBRIDGE_4.jpg,   C_TUNBRIDGE_3.jpg,   C_TUNBRIDGE_5.jpg,   C_TUNBRIDGE_2.jpg

Background : Father of Christine and Dianne. Died in Cootamundra, New South Wales.