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Burnett, C.R.F., Sgt., 1944
On the Singapore Memorial is the name of 626748 Sergeant Cecil Royston Forster Burnett, serving with the 152 Squadron Royal Air Force, who died 01/10/1944.

Simon Glancey has submitted the following:

Sgt. Burnett died whilst held as a Prisoner of War by the Japanese. He died aboard the ship Maros Maru, whilst being transported from Ambos Island to Java.

He is remembered in Blyth on B42.23 and B42.25

Hell Ships Roll of Honour
The CWGC entry for Sergeant Burnett

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk