Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Abbott
Initials:   W.G.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  6145194
Notes:   CMP. POW. Shown 2 East Surrey Regiment. 3 Indian Corps Pro Coy in Cutts papers. Captured 15/2/1942 Singapore. From Worcester Park Surrey, Changi 2/42. Info from MI9/Jap/14210A. Born 28/3/1908, enlisted 15/8/1940, address 116 Dorchester Road, Worcester Park, Surrey. Prison Camps: Changi 17/2/1942 to 08-1945, Col E B Holmes MC. Info from Japanese index card: William George Abbott, born 28/3/1908, 27 Libra Road, Bow, London, occupation Printer, home address: Mrs Jessie Abbott, 116 Dorchester Road, Worcester Park, Surrey, father William.

POW Details:
Camp: Changi     MALAYSIA