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Soldier profiles

Name : PAGE, HECTOR JAMES ERNEST
Service Number : QX4261
Date of Birth : 08/02/1914
Place of Birth : SYDNEY, NSW
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 21/10/1939
Locality on Enlistment : BRISBANE, QLD
Place of Enlistment : BRISBANE, QLD
Next of Kin : PAGE, MARY
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : CAPTAIN
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : COMPANY 2.I.C., 4 PLATOON (SYRIA)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, NEW GUINEA
Actions : DAMOUR (SYRIA)
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 13/01/1948
Date Died : 20/07/1980
Age at Death : 66
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) : 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 (Barcode 4248520 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Past article (size 311kB),   Sydney Morning Herald Death Notice 26/07/1980

Background : Husband of Mary. Married in South Yarra, Melbourne by Frank Kellow (2/2 Pioneer padre). Involved in second forming of Battalion.