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Soldier profiles

Name : TYRRELL, ALBERT
Service Number : WX11900
Date of Birth : 18/12/1904
Place of Birth : BUSHELL PARK, ENGLAND
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 29/04/1941
Locality on Enlistment : NEDLANDS, WA
Place of Enlistment : CLAREMONT, WA
Next of Kin : TYRRELL, GLADYS
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : CORPORAL
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : ATTACHED FROM AUSTRALIAN ARMY MEDICAL CORPS
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : N/A
Date Died : 24/06/1945
Age at Death : 40
Community Roll of Honour : UNKNOWN
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : LABUAN MEMORIAL, MALAYSIA. PANEL 19. / 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) : 24/06/1945 / MALARIA DURING 2ND RANAU MARCH / SANDAKAN (BORNEO)
P.O.W. Camps (details) : JAVA, SINGAPORE, SANDAKAN (BORNEO)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0088 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6450831 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_P02468.758.jpg,   Past article (size 83kB)

Background : Son of Thomas Tremain Tyrrell and Ruth Tyrrell; husband of Gladys Mabel Tyrrell, of Nedlands, Western Australia.