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Soldier profiles

Name : POWELL, LESLIE
Service Number : VX60676
Date of Birth : 09/08/1907
Place of Birth : WHITE HILLS, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 30/07/1941
Locality on Enlistment : BENDIGO, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : POWELL, JESSIE
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 : 05/12/1945
Date Died : N/A
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) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : BICYCLE (JAVA), NAGASAKI 13 (JAPAN)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0070 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6113536 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_119025.jpg

Background : Arrived in Japan 25/06/1944 (survivor rescued by Japanese after hellship Tamahoko Maru sinking).