|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
|Object type||Letters, Certificate, Memoir|
Thomas, Archibald William David
|Place made||Australia, United Kingdom: England|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Thomas, Archibald William David (Sergeant)
Collection relating to 6141083 Sergeant Archibald Thomas, 2 Battalion, East Surrey Regiment, British Army c1945-1957. Included is a typed memoir written by Thomas after the war documenting his capture by the Japanese at the fall of Singapore and his experiences as a Prisoner of War (POW) including working on the Burma-Thailand Railway and voyage to Japan where their ship was bombed by the American Airforce. Some service documents are also included.