Registration (in the year 1942-1996)


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Volledige naamNoojan van West (ノオヤン クン・ウエスト)
NationaliteitNetherlands (蘭)
Rang(陸軍 兵)
Plaats gevangename爪哇; Java
Datum gevangename17/03/09; 1942/03/09
Kamp 1爪哇 17/08/15; Java POW Camp 1942/08/15
Kamp 2馬来; Malay POW Camp
Japans 1爪III (ジャワ俘虜収容所第3分所) 7122; No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp 7122
Japans 2馬II (マレイ俘虜収容所第2分所) 25454; No.2 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp 25454
Andere informatieDeparted to be transferred to Malay POW Camp on 7 November 1943; Died on [27 May] 1 June 1945 (JA.263[363] P.40); Died of beri-beri and myocarditis at 5:40am on [27 May] 1 June 1945; Fell ill on 26 May 1945; He was hospitalized on 27 May 1945; Place of death: No.2 Branch Hospital of Malay POW Camp, Palembang; Disposal of remains: Burial. Buried in No.2 Branch cemetery of Malay POW Camp, Palembang; (JA263); (昭和18年11月7日 馬来俘虜収容所出発; 昭和20年[5月27日]6月1日 死亡 (JA.263[363] P.40); 昭和20年[5月27日]6月1日 脚気兼心筋炎にて死亡 午前5時40分; 昭和20年5月26日 発病; 昭和20年5月27日 入院; 死亡場所: パレンバン馬来第2分所俘虜病院; 死体処理: 土葬 パレンバン馬来第2分所俘虜墓地に埋葬; (JA263); )

Source citation

National Archives, PoW cards
Min. van Binnenl. Zaken: Stamboekgegevens KNIL-militairen met Japanse Interneringskaarten 1942-1996, Den Haag, archive, inventory number 458

This data was last updated on October 25, 2018 by the source holder and first published on Open Archives on July 3, 2014.

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On Sunday, 17 November Frankie Shaw wrote

Hello. This first name is spelled incorrectly. It is Naojan van West. He was the half-brother of my grandfather, Arnoud Dieudonne van West. Naojan van West's mother was Sumi Tanaka and his father was Arnoud van West previously married to Maria Deltour.



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