Rodney Maurice Balcombe1

#5727, (March 1919-2 February 1942)
Father*Frank John Balcombe2 b. 8 Nov 1894, d. 28 Apr 1970
Mother*Lillie Smith2 b. 1893, d. 3 Oct 1973
ChartsJames Lane's descendants
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Birth*MAR 1919 Rodney Maurice Balcombe was born in MAR 1919 at Croydon, Surrey, England.1 
(Witness) ResidenceAPR 1921 He lived with Frank John Balcombe and Lillie Smith at 7 Salisbury Road, South Norwood, London, England, together with Douglas Hector Balcombe.3 
(Witness) Emigration5 MAY 1921 Rodney Maurice Balcombe emigrated with Frank John Balcombe and Lillie Smith on 5 MAY 1921 from South Norwood, London.3 
(Witness) Residence1942 Rodney Maurice Balcombe lived with Frank John Balcombe and Lillie Smith at Point Nepean Street, Cheltenham, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, together with Douglas Hector Balcombe.4 
Death*2 FEB 1942 Rodney Maurice Balcombe died on 2 FEB 1942 at Japanese POW Camp, Ambon Island, Maluku, Indonesia, aged 22.5 
Last Edited15 Oct 2016

Citations

  1. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Croydon, Surrey, Jan-Mar 1919, vol 2a 419. mother Smith.
  2. [S61] Passengers, as passenger, age 2 with parents on P&O SS Commonwealth, London to Australia, 5 May 1921.
  3. [S61] Passengers, Family on P&O SS Commonwealth, London to Australia, 5 May 1921.
  4. [S60] Aus Elect. Roll, Victoria, 1942, Cheltenham, Henty, p 4.
  5. [S106] UK Commonwealth War Graves, Ambon, Indonesia; Balcombe, Pte. Rodney Maurice, VX.31626. A.I.F. Age 23.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016