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John Chafer

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Re: John Chafer

Posted: 29 Apr 2013 4:18AM GMT
Classification: Query

WW2 enlistment VX30820 for John CHAFER b. 1 Jan 1904 England, married, labourer, enlisted Horsham, Victoria, May 1940.
NOK wife Lela Chafer 22 Shank St Warracknabeal, Victoria.

John died as POW, 7 Nov 1944, Dysentery, Amboin.

In 1954 Salvation Army handling enquiry by brother, on behalf of elderly parents, wanting to know about John "missing in action". Have not heard of him 20 years.

And described as born Jan 1905 Whitgift, Goole, Yorkshire.
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sanelson47 28 Apr 2013 6:18PM GMT 
fryerning 29 Apr 2013 10:18AM GMT 
Sad_Mushroom 30 Apr 2013 12:49AM GMT 
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