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Soldier profiles

Name : DART, STANLEY WILLIAM
Service Number : VX22724
Date of Birth : 16/10/1914
Place of Birth : MURRAY BRIDGE, SA
Known as : STAN
Occupation on Enlistment : FARM LABOURER
Date of Enlistment : 05/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : MERINGUR, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : DART, WILLIAM
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
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 :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 10/01/1946
Date Died : 03/05/1982
Age at Death : 67
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : SPRINGVALE BOTANICAL CEMETERY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. E E SIMPSON LAWN. LAWN & LAWN BEAM. ROW K GRAVE 75.
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-0021 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6227402 [DIGITISED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 948kB),   Past article (size 598kB),   The Advertiser : 21/09/1945

Background : No previous military experience. Repatriated to Australia on M.V. Highland Chieftain. Burial service 05/05/1982.