VX39275 Colonel Douglas Clelland Pigdon

Date of birth1891-12-06 Melbourne, VIC 
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1914  Served in WW1 as a lieutenent. 
Date promoted  1920  Appointed major. 
Date promoted  1941-01-01  Appointed lieutenant colonel. 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1941-01-08  Enlisted in the Second AIF. 
Other  1941-04-29  Arrived Singapore. 
Date promoted  1941-09-01  Appointed colonel and commander of the 2/13th Australian General Hospital. 
Other  1942-02-16  Reported missing in action. It was later confirmed that Pigdon was a prisoner of war. 
Other  1942-08-16  Detached H Force. 
Date of death1945-07-06 Manchuria, China.