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.
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 – daughter of William Robert Mulley, a railway labourer – Great Eastern Railway, and Geraldine Helen Mulley (nee Frost), of 27, Station Street, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Jack’s wife, Phyllis was living with her widowed mother at her home – 27, Station Street,
Geraldine Helen Mulley, born November 1878, Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Probate to Phyllis Agnes Green – widow.
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.