Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Hill
Initials:   R.J.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  1744224
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. Enlisted in the Royal Artillery (Field, Coast & AA). 25/1/41 Transferred to CMP. 9/8/43 Died. He was born in Glamorgan and resided in Somerset. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942. Died from Diarrhoea, 9/8/1943 at Kani, Sonkrai No 1 camp, Thailand. Home Address: 3 Allenbank Road, Cardiff, South Wales. Info from Japanese POW index card: Rowland John Hill, 22/5/1920 born Cardiff, South Wales, address: Mrs Amphliss , Round Hill, 3 Alansbank Road, Heath, Cardiff, South Wales, occupation Farm Labourer, mother Amphliss Round.

POW Details:
Camp: KAMI SANKURI CAMP NO1     THAILAND
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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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