Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Casburn
Initials:   P.M.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  7690231
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. He was born in Nottinghamshire and resided in London N. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942. Died from tropical ulcers 9/8/1943 at Sonkrai, Thailand. Wife's address: Mrs D l Casburn, 4 Densworth Grove, Edmonton, London NW9. Info from Japanese POW index card: Phillip Montague Casburn. Born 24/2/1911 at Balderton, Newark on Trent, occupation Butcher, home address as above, father Montague, mother Catherine.

POW Details:
Camp: Burma     MYANMAR
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Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 9th August 1943
Company: 18 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY   MYANMAR
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