Born: 8th January 1910, 2, Gipping Cottages, Bramford, Suffolk.
Died: 26th June 1942; age: 33; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Captured: 15th February 1942 – Fall of Singapore.
Residence: 5, Sproughton Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5828095.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion – Infantry.
1911 2, Gipping Cottages, Bramford, Suffolk.
Olaf was a year old and living with his parents.
Frederick Charles D. Moss, 27, a Chemical Labourer – Chemical Works, Bramford.
Gertrude Keziah Moss (nee Lay), 26, born Whitton, Suffolk.
In 1931, Woodbridge, Suffolk, Olaf married Doris Winifred Sadd, born October 1913, Woodbridge, Suffolk.
They had 1 daughter:
Audrey Joyce Mary Moss, born June 1931, Ipswich.
Probate to Doris Winfred Moss – widow.
Olaf is also remembered on the war memorial at St Mary the Virgin Church, Bramford, Suffolk.
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.