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Soldier profiles

Name : ROBINSON, FRANK ROBERT
Service Number : VX55746
Date of Birth : 15/04/1921
Place of Birth : GARDENVALE, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 27/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : EAST BRIGHTON, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : ROBINSON, ROBERT
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) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : N/A
Date Died : 29/09/1943
Age at Death : 22
Community Roll of Honour : UNKNOWN
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY, MYANMAR. A10. E. 1. / AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE AREA PANEL 73
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) : 29/09/1943 / DYSENTERY, MALARIA / 30 KILO CAMP (BURMA)
P.O.W. Camps (details) : 30 KILO (BURMA)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6110578 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   K_ROBINSON_1.jpg,   Death notice (The Argus 01/03/1944),   In memoriam (The Argus 29/09/1948)

Background : Son of Robert Arthur and Isabella Robinson, of East Brighton, Victoria, Australia.