LEWIS, Harold Victor

POW Japanese - Died 24/6/1944 upon the sinking of the Tamahoko Maru by the USS Tang.

Last Name
LEWIS
Given Names
Harold Victor
Service Number
406146
Date of Birth
27/01/1909
Birth Location
Brisbane QLD
Enlistment Date
15/08/1940
Enlistment Location
Perth
1Wags Start Date
19/09/1940
Course Details
WAGS Course 5
Intake Date
19/09/1940
Finish Date
08/03/1941
To
1 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
24/06/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
211 SQN
Rank
Sergeant
Operations
Died a prisoner off the Japanese Coast
Date of Death
24/06/1944
Age
35
Cemetery / Memorial
Singapore Memorial
Prisoner of War
POW
Notes

POW Japanese - Died 24/6/1944 upon the sinking of the Tamahoko Maru by the USS Tang.

Posting on Death
211 Squadron Far East
NAA Status
DIGITIZED

Acknowledgements

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