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Australian Army Crest

Brian Robert WOODSAge: 23 years19201943

Name
Brian Robert WOODS
Given names
Brian Robert
Surname
WOODS
Birth March 7, 1920 22
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Note: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission includes information that Brian was only 18 years old when he died. This would have him born about 1925. I have been unable to find any marriage registration in NSW or Qld of his parents.
Marriage of a parentStanley Aubrey RICKERBYElizabeth KINGMANView this family
April 15, 1936 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 1936/C2431 Rickerby Stanley Aubrey Woods Elizabeth
Text:

Marriage registration: Stanley Aubrey Rickerby Marriage date:15/04/1936 Spouse's name:Elizabeth Woods Registration details:1936/C/2431

Quality of data: primary evidence
Military
No. NX47835
Type: Enlisted
September 4, 1940 (Age 20 years)
Agency: Australian Military Forces
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Death December 3, 1943 (Age 23 years)
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Note: Whilst serving in the 2/30 Bn AIF.
Note: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has his age at death as 18.
Burial
Cemetery: Kanchanaburi War
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
himself
Australian Army CrestBrian Robert WOODS
Birth: March 7, 1920 22Toowoomba, , Queensland, Australia
Death: December 3, 1943Thailand
Mother’s family with Stanley Aubrey RICKERBY - View this family
step-father
Australian Army CrestStanley Aubrey RICKERBY
Birth: May 14, 1897 51 42Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 17, 1969Queensland, Australia
mother
Marriage: April 15, 1936Queensland, Australia

BirthDepartment of Veteran's Affairs
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

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BirthCommonwealth War Graves Commission
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

BirthService Record - Woods - Brian Robert
MilitaryDepartment of Veteran's Affairs
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

MilitaryService Record - Woods - Brian Robert
DeathDepartment of Veteran's Affairs
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Department of Veteran's Affairs.

DeathCommonwealth War Graves Commission
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate
Woods - Brian Robert - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

BurialCommonwealth War Graves Commission