CraftsmanPURCELL, MATTHEW

Service Number NX36170

Died 02/07/1943

Aged 31

A.I.F. 2/4 Fd. Wksps.
Australian Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers

Son of Michael and Margaret Alice Purcell, of Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia; husband of Jemima Rosabell Purcell, of Wagga Wagga.

Inscription

DEARLY LOVED & SADLY MISSED BY LOVING WIFE & DAUGHTER

Buried at KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY

Location: Thailand
Number of casualties: 6858

Cemetery/memorial reference: 1. G. 1.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.