DEAKON George Arthur
Regiment : 12 Battery 6 Heavy Anti Aircraft Regiment Royal Artillery
Service number : 1426634
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 30th November 1942 aged 24
Place of death : Moji Military Hospital, Ex Singapore Maru whilst a prisoner of the Japanese
Buried : First buried in Daiyuji Cemetery, Moji. Commemorated on Yokohama Cremation Memorial, Japan, Panel 2.
Relatives : Son of George and Lily Deacon; husband of Edna May Deacon, of Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Captured on 8th March 1942, transported overseas on 17th October 1942. Designated to work Java.
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