Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Bentley
Initials:   D.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  4532583
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. Formerly West Yorkshire Regiment. 28/7/40 Transferred to CMP. 19/11/43 Died. He was born and resided in Leeds. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942. Died from Diarrhoea 19/11/1942, Tamba (692). Info from Japanese POW index card: Duncan Bentley, Born 1/12/1909 at 10 Crofton Terrace, Morley, Leeds, occupation Textile Worker, Wife Mrs J Bentley, 10 Jowetts Terrace, High Street, Morley, Leeds, mother Mary.

POW Details:
Camp: KAMI SANKURI CAMP NO1     THAILAND
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Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 19th November 1943
Company: 18 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY   MYANMAR
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