Sapper Francis Edward Seinor

Service number NX54004
Birth Date 26 August 1919
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Bondi
Death Date 30 November 1990
Death Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Ryde
Final Rank Sapper
Unit 2/12 Field Company
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945

NX54004 Sapper Francis Edward ‘Frank’ Seinor enlisted in the Second Australian Imperial Force on 10 July 1940 in Paddington, New South Wales. Sapper Seinor served with the 2/12 Field Company, Royal Australian Engineers in Malaya. On 15 February 1942 he was taken by the Japanese as a prisoner of war, and interned at Changi camp. During his time as a prisoner of war he worked on the Burma Thailand Railway. After his liberation he returned to Australia in September 1945. Sapper Seinor was discharged 30 November 1945.



Date of birth 26 August 1919
Date of enlistment 10 July 1940
Date of discharge 30 November 1945
Date of death 30 November 1990