• ANZAC Portrait Series – Alex White – Part 2

    Alex White joined the Australian Army in 1941 as an Infantry Engineer and eventually embarked for Malaya to reinforce the 2/19 Battalion. Alex became a POW during the fall of Singapore, was imprisoned at Changi and then sent to work on the Thai Burma Rail. He contracted Malaria which developed into the deadly Black Water Fever. Alex survived his time as a POW and returned to Australia in 1945.

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