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Arnold Wason Herbert Watsford


Service Number TX3042 Death Date 4/06/1944 Place of Death torpedoing Jap transport Cause of Death Drowned Burial


Born 29 July 1910 Kindred Tasmania to Henry James and Alice Arnold, was a Sergeant with the 2/3rd Machine Gun Battalion.  He was a prisoner of war on board the “Tamahoko Maru” which was sunk 24 June 1944. 

He is commemorated on the Singapore War Memorial


See TAMAHOKO MARU Sunk 24th June 1944









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