Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Hadley
Initials:   A.E.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  7690083
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. He was born in Gloucestershire and resided in Brighton. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942 Died of Beri Beri and Diarrhoea 16/8/1943 at Sonkrai, Thailand. Not found in Cutts papers. Inscription on gravestone in North Nibley Church graveyard, Gloucestershire In loving memory of our dear son Arthur Hadley, died in a POW camp Malaya, Aug 16 43, Aged 32 years. Also my dear husband Ernest Hadley, died 5 March 1949, aged 76 years. Also Evelyn Mary Hadley, died 15 Feb 1958 Aged 82 years. He is not named on the Nibley War Memorial. Home address: Mrs F G Hadley, 32 Casburn Crescent, Lewes, Sussex. Info from Japanese POW index card: Arthur Edward Hadley, 21/8/1910 born Ham Farm, Coaley, Derzley, Gloucestershire, address: Frida Hadley, 32, Caburn Crescent, Lewes. occupation Insurance Agent, father Ernest, mother Evelyn.

POW Details:
Camp: KAMI SANKURI CAMP NO1     THAILAND
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Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 16th August 1943
Company: 18 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY   MYANMAR
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