JACK GREEN

Image from the Evening Star – 9th April 1942.

Born: 1913, Ipswich.

Died: 6th October 1945; age: 31; Japanese PoW – died after Liberation.

Captured: 15th February 1942 – Fall of Singapore.

Residence: 27, Station Street, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 5826143.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

 

Final resting place unknown.

Memorial Reference:

Column 53.

Singapore Memorial,

Kranji,

Singapore.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of P.A.Green, of Ipswich.

 

Father: Charles Green, born April 1871, Ipswich. A Bricklayer’s Labourer.

Mother: Edith Jane Wyatt, born November 1877, Ipswich.

 

In 1939, Ipswich, Jack married Phyllis Agnes Mulley, born September 1915, Ipswich.

 

ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.

Jack’s wife, Phyllis was living with her widowed mother at her home – 27, Station Street,

Ipswich.

Geraldine Helen Mulley, born November 1878, Hadleigh, Suffolk.

 

Probate to Phyllis Agnes Green – widow.

 

4th Battalion:
The Battalions were attached to the 18th East Anglian Division.
15 February 1942: After the fall of Singapore, approximately 620 of the Battalions were taken PoW and later mostly died on the Burma-Thailand Railway.

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