Listing of Australian prisoners of war, Korean War

Service number Rank Name Unit Date of capture Date of release
4400163 Private Glen Brown 3RAR 25 January 1953 23 April 1953
2400000 Corporal Donald Pattison Buck 3RAR 21 January 1951 Released on cessation of hostilities
2400024 Corporal Lawrence Edward Buckland 3RAR 21 January 1951 9 February 1951
310484 Private Dennis Douglas Condon 1RAR 23 August 1952 Released on cessation of hostilities
1400481 Private John Frederick Davis 3RAR 25 January 1953 23 April 1953
2401292 Private Brian Thomas Davoren 3RAR 25 January 1953 23 April 1953
1400205 Private Eric Donnelly 3RAR 14 January 1953 23 April 1953
033624 Wing Commander Vance Drummond 77 Sqn December 1951 1953
3462 Brigadier Phillip Jamieson Greville 1RAR 23 August 1952 Released on cessation of hostilities
022139 Squadron Leader Ronald David Guthrie 77Sqn August 1951 September 1953
3400024 Private Keith Roy Gwyther 3RAR 24 April 1951 Released on cessation of hostilities
022100 Flight Lieutenant John Thomas Hannan 77 Sqn February 1952 September 1953
022048 Group Captain Gordon Ronald Harvey 77 Sqn January 1951 August 1953
2400311 Private Thomas Henry John Hollis 3RAR 21 January 1951 Released on cessation of hostilities
2400470 Private Alfred Jacobs 3RAR 14 August 1952 Released on cessation of hostilities
1400059 Private Edward George Light 3RAR 21 January 1951 9 February 1951
5400033 Private John Houston Mackay 3RAR 25 January 1951

23 April 1953

2400186 Private Horace William Madden 3RAR 24 April 1951 Died 9 November 1951 while POW
1400542 Private James McCulloch 3RAR 25 January 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities

1400127

18029

Lieutenant Angus Peter McDonald

3RAR

AAUK

21 January 1951 9 February 1951
3400808 Private Vivian Edward O'Brien 3RAR 25 January 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
24000360 Private Robert Henry Parker 3RAR 24 April 1951 Released on cessation of hostilities
5400108 Corporal Edward James Perks 3RAR 26 May 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
02925 Flying Officer Donald William Pinkstone 77 Sqn    

35698

3400795

Private Anthony Poole 3RAR 25 January 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
3400629 Private George Smith 3RAR 14 January 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
2401248 Private Fred Speed 2RAR 7 June 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
1400593 Private Colin Montague Tesch 3RAR 25 June 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities
032427 Flying Officer Bruce Lachlan Thomson 77 Sqn    
57013 Lieutenant Colonel Charles Peter Yacopetti 3RAR 26 May 1953 Released on cessation of hostilities

Sources

  • Department of Veterans' Affairs Nominal roll of Australian veterans of the Korean War
  • AWM237 [75] Expunged copy of casualty statistics and nominal roll of deceased in Korea 1950-53; AMF personnel taken prisoner of war in Korea; Nominal Roll of deaths Malayan Emergency 1948-60 and 1959 for Singapore; Nominal roll of deaths, Northern Area Malay Peninsular (Thai Border Operations) 1964-1965; Nominal Roll of Indonesian Confrontation 1962-1966
  • Robert J. O'Neill, Australia in the Korean War 1950-53, vol. 2. Combat operations (Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1985)