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Soldier profiles

Name : MONKS, RODGER JOHN
Service Number : 426166 (SX19664)
Date of Birth : 26/01/1925
Place of Birth : PORT BROUGHTON, SA
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 17/05/1943
Locality on Enlistment : PORT BROUGHTON, SA
Place of Enlistment : WAYVILLE, SA
Next of Kin : MONKS, VIVIAN
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : 15 PLATOON C COMPANY (DAEO, MOROTAI)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : BORNEO
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 11/01/1946
Date Died : 28/05/2003
Age at Death : 78
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : PORT BROUGHTON CEMETERY, SOUTH AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA. PLOT 583N
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) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (NO ENTRY FOUND),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_090596.jpg,   Headstone [photo courtesy of K. Horgan],   Headstone [photo courtesy of K. Horgan]

Background : Burial 02/06/2003. Funeral Director Meschke Funerals.