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Soldier profiles

Name : MARR, WILFRED
Service Number : VX55624
Date of Birth : 18/05/1917
Place of Birth : AMHURST, VIC
Known as : SLIM
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 12/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : IRYMPLE, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : MARR, H
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 : 24/12/1945
Date Died : 15/05/1971
Age at Death : 53
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : MILDURA MONUMENTAL CEMETERY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA.
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) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : JAVA
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0059 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6120683 [NOT EXAMINED], Barcode 1037597 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 291kB),   Headstone,   Headstone

Background : Repatriated to Australia on H.M.A.S. Manunda.