NOTHEN.jpg
NOBACK.jpg

Soldier profiles

Name : NOLAN, KEVIN
Service Number : VX21333
Date of Birth : 21/08/1917
Place of Birth : MELBOURNE, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 03/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : ELWOOD, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : NOLAN, MARY
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : SERGEANT
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions : FORT MERDJAYOUN (SYRIA)
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 13/03/1946
Date Died : 04/12/2003
Age at Death : 86
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) : THAILAND
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : THAILAND
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0066 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6208469 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 71kB),   Past article (size 579kB)

Background : Repatriated to Australia on Moreton Bay. Author of Neither Hero Nor Coward.