7 September 2010

909320 Gnr Edward Wilfred Pawley, RA

909320 Gunner Edward W Pawley of 118 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery, died as a prisoner of war of the Japanese on the 7th September 1943. He was born in south west London but living in south east London when he enlisted. He was 22 years old and is one of nearly 7000 men buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery in Thailand.

At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.


Ancestry (UK Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945)
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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