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Soldier profiles

Name : WILLEY, HENRY ALBERT
Service Number : WX13109
Date of Birth : 10/12/1908
Place of Birth : BEVERLEY, WA
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 17/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : BEVERLEY, WA
Place of Enlistment : CLAREMONT, WA
Next of Kin : WILLEY, 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 : N/A
Date Died : 18/11/1944
Age at Death : 35
Community Roll of Honour : BEVERLEY (WA)
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, THAILAND. 1. G. 43. / 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) : 18/11/1944 / DYSENTERY, MALARIA / TAMEJAN CAMP (BURMA/THAILAND)
P.O.W. Camps (details) : TAMEJAN (BURMA/THAILAND)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0093 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6468680 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   Headstone [photo courtesy of K. Fraser (son of VX18403 S. Fraser)]

Background : Son of William Henry and Edith May Willey, of Beverley, Western Australia; husband of Kathleen Violet Willey, of Maddington, Western Australia.