Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Cole
Initials:   L.W.
Rank:   Corporal
Army No.:  7684602
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. He was born and resided in Essex. Captured at Singapore 15/2/1942. Died from Beri Beri 20/9/1943, Sonkrai, Thailand. Home Address: Hillcroft, Writtle Road, Chelmsford Essex. Info from Japanese POW index card: Leonard William Cole. Born 7/3/1910 at Chelmsford, Essex, occupation Clerk, home address: as above, father William, mother Dorothy.

POW Details:
Camp: Burma     MYANMAR
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Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 20th September 1943
Company: 18 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY   MYANMAR
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