FORD, George Robert - WX19800

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Original items held by both the Army Museum of Western Australia and a member of the community

Pte George Robert Ford
Conflict World War 2
Service Arm Australian Imperial Force
Unit 2/28th Infantry Battalion
Service No. WX19800
Service Arm Army
Date of Birth 19 Nov 1910
Date of Death
Relatives Wife - Margaret Joyce Ford

This page was part of a hand written booklet compiled by Lt. Roland Cantwell with the details of the men in his section. The entire booklet can be found on the 2/28th Infantry Battalion page.


WX19800 Pte Ford G.R. Enlisted 23-2-42
Religion Methodist
Date of Birth 19-11-10
Blood Group. O4
Campaigns. NE Borneo
Next of Kin - Wife. Margaret Joyce, 7 Reeve St, Victoria Park W.A.
Size of Hat. 6 3/4 Boots 7 Rifle No. 8946
Paybook No. C267335

Programme for the 'Review of the 9th Australian Division by Gen. Sir Thomas Blamey" that was held on 14th July 1944

Christmas 1944 Christmas programme with signatures of soldiers attending.

'Old Sixteenth News' No. 3, dated December 1986