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Soldier profiles

Name : DALE, JACK STANLEY
Service Number : VX47172
Date of Birth : 17/03/1918
Place of Birth : BENDIGO, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 01/08/1940
Locality on Enlistment : BENDIGO, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : DALE, HARRY
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 : 18/12/1945
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, JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : MOULMEIN (BURMA)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : INDO/CHINA
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 6131584 [DIGITISED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 225kB),   Past article (size 598kB),   Past article (size 105kB),   Past article (size 20kB)

Background : Repatriated to Australia on M.V. Highland Chieftain. Educated in Bendigo. P.O.W. in Syria & released then P.O.W. in Java.