Research & Articles by Lt. Col. Peter Winstanley OAM RFD (Retired), JP
Research, Interviews and Articles about the Prisoners Of War of the Japanese who built the Burma to Thailand railway during world war two. Focusing on the doctors and medical staff among the prisoners. Also organised trips to Thailand twice a year.
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John Lane interview 3_of_9
 

2/4 Machine Gun Battalion – Born UK – To Australia in 1933 Fairbridge Farm as part of Dr Barnados Scheme – Musician - Joined Militia – put age up and enlist AIF – Arrive Singapore Jan 1942 - POW Feb 42 – To Japan “J” Force May 43 on “Weills Maru” – Kobe House – MO Capt Clive Boyce – Return to Australia 45 – Post War in Army as Bands man.

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