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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #60 on: November 16, 2020, 04:40:25 AM »
F.force.  [continued]

L/cpl 3527735 samuel hall,13 acre st,hollinwood. normanton
3529627.medical staff. eric,william harrington[MIDs]mirincroft ave,douglas,IofM. normanton
3526085 roger harrison,2 tetlow st,oldham. changi
L/cpl 3854440 james hatton,2 burlington st,chorley. changi
3526807 albert,edward heard,1 markham st,york. changi
3533948 edward higham,87 wellington rd,preston. changi
L/cpl 3534652 william,hartley holland,89 princess rd,west didsbury. normanton
sgt 3522988 albert,thomas holloway,25 south st,ynyshir,wales. changi
551332 william holloway,21 martin st,wolverhampton. changi
L/cpl 3525941 henry howard,20 livesey branch rd,preston
3528169 oliver,stanley howarth,259 oldham rd,failsworth. train 13. changi
bandsman 3529698 fred hughes,41 dales st,hulme. normanton
3522481 william hulley,24 brook st,ashton. normanton
major charles,humphrey,rochford hyde. changi
3524261 edwin,sinkinson jackson,51 hensworth rd,broughton. changi hospital
3526562 james,albert jones,72 seymour ave,surrey. changi
3525447 percy jones,17 bridge st,brecon. changi
3534711 jack kendall,81 dickinson st,horwich. changi
3525702.pioneer section.michael joseph kenny,25 gordon st,darwen. changi
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #61 on: November 16, 2020, 09:54:53 AM »
F.force  [continued]

3527116 george lancaster,35 hamilton st,old trafford.  normanton
Lt claude,kirkwood litton ledger,bishops hall house,thaxton. changi
3532985 george lester,12 eskrigg st,west gorton. changi
3527651 ronald lightfoot,32 melbourne st,baarrow.  normanton
sgt 1061603 harry luck,11 fletching rd,brighton. changi
3526674 herbert,george luckett,pen y coed cottage,llantillo. changi
3526521 thomas,john mcclelland,23 harlow house,london. changi
3534111 james mccormack,32 worcester st,higher broughton. changi
3534637 walter mcguinness,39 walter st,abbey hey,manchester.  changi
cpl 3447511 william,blaylock mckenzie,15 neild st,pendleton. changi
bandsman 3528635 edwin meehan,1 stockton st,moss side. changi
3534724 david,charles meredith,141 fairfield rd,ardwick.taken ill at the station,sent back to kranji
3534123 thomas merrick,28 poplar st,ardwick.  changi
3523924 frederick moon,37 court rd,eastbourne.  changi
3528303 henry mullins,52 dugdale st,blackburn.  train 13
3534649 frank,albert nation,8 bower st,ladybarn. changi
3532883 tom,morton nutter,17 gordon st,burnley.  normanton
3529834 william,ernest,francis o,hara,34 south st,halifax,nova scotia. normanton
L/cpl 3529507 sidney oldham,119 harcourt st,ardwick.  normanton
3527544 john o,neill,rathkeale,limerick. changi
3536704 leonard,william parker,family unknown. normanton
3534105 abe parsons[alec]91 park st,eccles.  train 13. changi
3528531 william partington,9 booth st,stalybridge. train 13.  changi
3534680 arthur phillips,8 hamlet st,ardwick. changi
3526740 daniel potter,122 bridgewater st,farnworth. changi
3527700 vincent price,oldham rd,shaw. changi
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #62 on: November 16, 2020, 10:15:22 AM »
F.force  [continued]

3530296 thomas sawyer,287 south phillips rd,sheffield.  train 13. changi
3529173 george sharples,26 ellesmere st,hindley. changi
3527501 joel shatwell,47 scott rd,manchester.  changi
3529124 patrick shaughnessy,7 marple st,manchester 10.  changi
3528205 frederick shaw,143 wood st,elton,bury.  changi
3529060 jack smith.the depot,ashton. changi
CSM 2653299 walter,sydney smith,14 woodside,wimbledon.  changi
3710431 george,levison speight,13 north st,barrow. changi
3527818 edward taylor,4 franklin rd,stoke
L/cpl 3526815 thomas taylor,23 james st,crumpsall. changi
2046097 ernest,charles truelove,149 colwick rd,notts. normanton
3524612.medical section.charles,ernest,seymour tuttlebee,355 gypsy lane estate,leicester. changi
3529158 john walton. changi
2754806 alfred wheeler,98 grafton street,st helens. train 13. changi
3529646 edward widdowson
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #63 on: November 19, 2020, 04:12:46 PM »
Tokyo POW Camp 13B Omni (Omi).

The men with camp numbers 2400-2600 arrived at POW Camp 13B. Omni Japan on 23rd may 1943 from the Hell Ship Kyokko Maru .  "G" Force.

The men with camp numbers 6500-6699 arrived on 15th May 1945 from Osaka POW Camp.

3532928 Pte. Kenneth Ainsworth. 64 Park Street, Hale.                                                         2554
3530310 Pte. Joseph Bernard Barnes, Bradford, Manchester.                                                 2603             RC
3535917 Pte. Thomas Andrew Bartlett, 2 Answell Avenue, Crumpsall.                                    2553              RC
3528809 Pte. Sydney Beamish. 4 Orlando Avenue, Salford.                                                   2604             RC
3446692 Pte. Fred Brightly. 91 West Dixon Street, Salford.                                                   6584
3525821 Pte. Arthur Chadwick. 7 Chapel Street, Droylsden.                                                  2658             RC
3529628 Bandsman. George William Edward Clarke. 67 Brightwell Road, Norwich.                  6594
3527270 Pte. Jim Clarke. 52 Mount Street, Heywood.                                                           6591
3525981 Pte. Clifford Cookson. Bank View, Tavern, Collyhurst.                                              2451
3534644 Pte. Wilfred Coppel. 214 Bury New Road, Manchester.                                             2550             RC
3530285 L.Cpl. George W Coulson. Sheffield.                                                                       6568             RC 
3527503.AA section. Drummer. Joseph Egan. 9 Cummings Street, Hollinwood, Oldham.                           2659             RC 
3533834 Pte. John Farrow. 58 Hawthorne Road, Droylsden.                                                   2607
3526994 Pte. George Ferris. Belfast.                                                                                   6601
3534691 L.Cpl. Arthur Gordon Finch. 3 Huyton Terrace, Adlington.                                         2500
3525808 Pte. Daniel Floydd. 28 Parliament Street, Dukinfield.                                               2478
3528433 Pte. Bartholomew Flynn. 52 Horsedge Street, Oldham.                                            2519

3529569 Pte. Harold George. 45 Cambridge Road, Blackpool.                                               2600
Died 25th January 1944 of Gastro Enteritis. Buried in Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan.
British Section Grave A. B. 3.


3525921 Cpl. Joseph Gough. 34 Hillgate Street, Ashton.                                                       2602
3527550 Pte. Joseph Green. 14 Gatley Street, Ancoats.                                                        6610
3534085 Pte. Jack Haley. 44 Whittaker Lane, Prestwich.                                                       2504
3854158 L.Cpl. Albert Hall. Chorley.                                                                                    2513
3530282 L.Cpl. Ronald Hall. Salford.                                                                                   2497
3525826 Pte. John Hampson. 9 Park Place, Preston.                                                             2519

3515086 William Haughton. 9 Chapel Street, Droylsden.                                                       2606                 
Died 22nd January 1944 of Gastro Enteritis. Buried in Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan.
British Section Grave E. B. 2.


3529518 L.Cpl. Eric Higham. 15 Laurence  Street, Gorton.                                                    2499             RC and Liberation Q 
3521629 Pte. Paul Higson. 2 Lake View, Moston.                                                                  2735
3522591 Pte. Ernest Kelly. 3 Andrew Street, Oldham.                                                           2468
3526342 L/Cpl Gerald Kevins. 17 Handley Street, Oldham.                                                   2501

3527186.transport section.Pte.Frank Mason. 20 Albert Street, Bradford, Manchester.                                       2601
Died 23rd January 1944 of Gastro Enteritis. Buried in Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan.
British Section Grave A. B. 3.


3527579 Pte. William Mercer.84 walmer st,belfast.                                                               2594
3525728 Pte.QMs section.Frederick Patterson. Inglewood, Rydal Road, Gosport.                                      2598             RC
3527663 Pte. Stanley Potter. 30 Seabrook Road, Newton Heath.                                            6651            RC
3534685 Pte. Joseph Robinson. 90 Walnut Street, Hulme, Manchester.                                   6654
6014119 Pte. Frederick Harry Sergeant. Mortlake, Surrey.                                                    2608
3528800 Pte. Thomas Tallant. 53 Longfield Road, Liverpool.                                                  2604
3534667 Pte. Samuel Thorpe. 101 Halliwell Lane, Cheetham Hill.                                          2552
3526782 Pte. Edwin Warren Turner, Harrow Dene, Fineton, Kettering.                                    6680

3525376 Pte. Harold Warren. 30 Bowman Crescent, Ashton.                                                 2455
Died 6th July 1945 of Gastro Enteritis. Buried in Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan.
British Section Grave L. C. 12.


3529396 Pte. Harold Watts. 12 Clarendon Road, Flixton.                                                       2609
3518328 Drummer.AA section.John Wharmby. Manchester.                                                                  2729


Information originally posted by Mack in a separate thread "Tokyo POW Camp 13B Omni (Omi)." Relocated here November 2020.
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #64 on: November 19, 2020, 04:34:18 PM »
Tokyo POW Camp 13B Omni (Omi).

Originally posted by "Heros of Waterloo" in the thread 1st Manchester's. Tokyo Camp 13B Omni. Re located here 19th November 2020.

Hello I am new to this forum , Omni camp is of particular interest to me . On the Mansell site it shows photographs of 1st battalion men and also individual headstones of those perished. Please accept my apologies if this information is already held on this site.
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate.
« Reply #65 on: November 19, 2020, 04:38:45 PM »
Tokyo POW Camp 13B Omni (Omi).

Quote from: Heroes of Waterloo on 18 November 2020, 01:30:22
Hello I am new to this forum , Omni camp is of particular interest to me . On the Mansell site it shows photographs of 1st battalion men and also individual headstones of those perished. Please accept my apologies if this information is already held on this site


hiya
welcome to the forum,do you have a name that we can call you,hopefully we can be of help to you

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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate..
« Reply #66 on: November 19, 2020, 08:01:21 PM »
Hello Mack , very interesting site , a credit to you all    Simon

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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate..
« Reply #67 on: November 20, 2020, 12:04:18 PM »
Died Changi POW Camp.

3534679 hargrave waller,55 brunswick st,gorton
3523862 thomas,patrick lally,21 boundary lane,manchester
3536002 harold sigley 150 heald grove,rusholme,died roberts hospital
3531715 frederick taylor,20 buckley st,audenshaw
3534653 harold crompton,6 smithy fold,watling st,tottington,died dysentary
3534725 robert evans,13 rythualdon st,bolton,died changi hospital colitis
3528784 thomas,william byers,cumberland
3527473 john,christopher thompson,870 ratfield,newbridge,kildare
928992,L/cpl norman dickinson,16 fairfield rd,widnes,died dysentary changi hospital
3533976 L/cpl john,henry jones,18 thorpe rd,newton heath,fractured skull at 2205hrs,changi hospital,fell from the wood lorry
4605008 RSM edward everett,kirkbank st,north moor,oldham,died changi hospital coronary occlusion
3534058 james,herbert fox,2 back garland st,oldham,died changi hospital pulmonary abcess
3534731 john,albert walford,11 liverpool st,northwich,died changi hospital beri beri+pneumonia
3519394 L/sgt herbert ward,107 roundthorne rd,oldham,died changi hospital,tuburculosis
3527464 frank,william jay,24 beaufort st,rochdale,died beri beri
3526125 george,edward smith,46 colchester ave,manor park,london,died pelagra+dysentary
3524382 william bell,22 bun st,sutton in ashfield,died meningitis
3528096.AA section.harry silcock,89 victoria st,longsight
3525775 drummer,AA section.samuel orme,34 lever st,oldham
832826 kenneth,claude lucock,13 standen rd,london
3535975 william,henry woodhouse,3 branch st,bacup
3530313 joseph,edgar davies,top house,stoneley green,burland
3527492 norman,john trueman,4 cornwall st,gorton
3535929 thomas griffiths,8 belgrave st,newton heath
3532450 thomas onley,7 heelis st,collyhurst
3534700 edward greenhalgh,61 nevitt st,preston,died dysentary changi hospital at 1525hrs
3529686 stanley barlow,65 mortimor st,newcastle under lyme,changi hospital,bronch pneumonia

Originally posted by Mack as a separate thread. Relocated here 20th November 2020.
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate..
« Reply #68 on: November 20, 2020, 07:41:43 PM »
libertion list of men who appear to have remained at singapore and were not sent up country with the F+H forces and the name of the camp they were in when liberated

3529136 denis,christopher adams,214 phibsboro st,dublin. changi
3528050 frederick baker,245 grains rd,shaw. changi
col/sgt 3518979 samuel,montague,james brazier,27 avon st,oldham. changi
3533848 samuel bryan,36 clay st,gorton. work camp
3526212 james,francis chapman,31 cole st,moston. normanton
3534014 asa cook,12 cemetery st,oldham. changi[wounded both legs 14th february 1942]
3528889 bernard davenport,32 hodson st,salford. changi
3528608 thomas duffy,62 old st,ashton. kranji
3527599 george,edward felmingham,6 thornfield rd,liverpool. changi
3526267 arthur fleming,473 oldham rd,bardsley. normanton
sgt 3520919 john,joseph gibbons,59 elizabeth st,manchester. changi
3529246 thomas goddard,10 amelia st,denton. changi gaol
sgt 3518055 walter alex hogg,anfield place,anfield liverpool. changi
Lt/col edward,barclay holmes. changi
capt chris,geoffrey,cotel holmyard,larch wood,west hill,somerset. johore bahru
3526218.transport section.charles holmes[A.coy]wood row,linchfield,san diego. changi gaol
cpl 3527002 thomas,henry horridge,6 wellesley st,west gorton. normanton
3534650 robert hannon,22 st.mary rd,moston. changi hospital
3534657 sidney jacobs,62 bignor st,cheetham. kranji
3529137 james,patrick jacobs,44 stanley st,cheetham. changi
7110465 daniel kinsella,1 haddington terrace,dublin. changi
3527370 frederick lowe,11 fielding st,hulme. changi
4613042 j.lowe,changi
L/cpl 3533769 frank,eric mills,343 greenside lane,droylsden. changi
cpl 3528147 albert mellor,15 worsley ave,moston. normanton
3528076 christopher murray,8 devonshire st,cork. changi
3527314 william neild,12 hawthorne st,ardwick. changi

sgt hogg left behind his son boy soldier 3534748 alfred hogg who was killed on 12th february
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate..
« Reply #69 on: November 20, 2020, 08:34:29 PM »
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3527661 luther partington,53 smallbrook lane,leigh. changi hospital,wounded at woodlands road 14th/15th february,in hospital 1942-45
L/cpl 3526879 willim patterson,33 william st,lurgan. work camp
3528941 james peach,54 ashby st,chorley. work camp
3527016 sinclair quinn,9 ninth st,belfast. changi
3528275 robert,alfred readhead,1 heywood house,beswick. keppel harbour
3533930 eric robinson,1 dorrington rd,stockport. changi
3528238 harry sayers,32 crossley ave,elesmere port. normanton
3528284 edward schofield,6 lavender rd,wigan. normanton
3528217 john shackleton,68 chadderton rd,oldham. changi
3526577.signaller.alfred,reuben sheldrake,23 beresford gardens,chadwell heath. changi
Lt stewart,edgar,johnson smith[HQ],26 lethbridge rd,southport. changi
bandsman 3529490 roland smith,1 house,4 court,beech st,oldham. singapore
3529629 harry,robert sorren,9 gaythorne terrace,leeds. normanton
bandsman 4611763 michael,thomas scott,62 forester st,stalybridge. changi
3526292 alfred soames,2 elmridge drive,hale barnes. changi
3535647 wilfred tupper,21 rippleton rd,manchester. changi
3526148 gilbert neville wolfenden,89 orford lane,warrington. normanton
sgt 3526086 william,kindon whatmough,59 hazlewood rd,bedford. work camp
3533920 james whitehill.changi
3534708 maurice whitworth. changi
3534660 george wilkinson,8 hardy st,west gorton. changi
3535890 frank williams,14 barkstone st,harpurhey. keppel harbour
captain calman hecht,65 baldovie rd,glasgow.battalion medical officer.RAMC
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Re: Manchester's of Singapore and their Fate..
« Reply #70 on: November 24, 2020, 09:38:07 PM »
3528232.Cpl.Charles George Blease. 6 Railway Cottages, Barton Moss, Eccles.
He shot down a Japanese aircraft with a Bren Gun whilst defending Singapore.
Killed by a train at Barton Moss level crossing on 8th May 1946 aged 28.
Buried in Peel Green Cemetery.

3519332 CQMS. William Dow. 14 Shakespear Street, Liverpool.

1666857 Pte. Robert Dunn. 53 Freeman Street, Dukinfield.                              RC and Liberation Q

Liberated from POW Camp Ubon, Thailand in September 1945 where they had been put to work building the airstrip.

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