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Army NumberQX18697
SurnameCOGGINS
First NamesCharles William
Known as
RankPte.
Date of Birth03/04/1920
Place of BirthKungurri, QLD
Next of KinMr. Walter George COGGINS
Date of Enlistment08/05/1941
Locality on EnlistmentMount Martin, QLD
Place of EnlistmentMackay, QLD
Date taken on strength16/01/1942
Taken on strength atFort Rose Estate
Taken on strength from3rd Reinforcements, 2/26 Bn., GBD, Malaya
CompanyB
Platoon12
Section7 or 8
Ship to SingaporeSibajak (HMT JJ)
Embarkation Date17/09/1941
1942 Work PartyThomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah; River Valley Road
Other Work PartiesF Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable)did not travel with 2/30
1945 Work Party
Recovered atChangi PW Camp
Return to Australia byManunda to Labuan; Manoora to Australia
Return Date15/10/1945
Date of Discharge11/12/1945
Date of Death12/10/2008
Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave
MemorialMcGregor Creek Honour Board, Dows Creek Community Hall, Dows Creek, QLD
Information3rd Reinforcements 2/26 Bn; taken on strength 16/1/1942 ex 2/26 Bn; entrained with "F" Force on 21/4/1943; returned to 2/26 Bn 28/1/1943; recovered from Japanese at Changi, 5/9/1945; embarked Singapore, 13/9/1945 per 2/1 Hospital Ship Manunda; disembarked Labuan, 21/9/1945; to 2/6 AGH (Deficiency syndrome); embarked Labuan, 3/10/1945 per Manoora; disembarked Brisbane, 15/10/1945; died in 2008 - date unknown
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