W13 KUNUNOPPIN POW CONTROL CENTER, WA
DURING WW2

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LOCATION - 247 kms east of Perth, WA, between Trayning and Nungarin. Was originally at Nungarin, transferred to Kununoppin due to unsuitable premises.

 

DATES
19th April 1944 - 8th August 1944, Nungarin

8th August 1944 - 30th May 1946, Kununoppin

 

STRENGTH - Commenced with 100 Italian POWs

 

No of FARMS ASSISTED - Maximum 48 in May 1945

 

O.C.s - Capt GH Baker 19th August 1944 - 14th January 1945

 

2IC - Cpl Aberdene

 

ADDRESS - Not known

 

PREVIOUS STATUS - Vacant Agricultural Bank

 

CURRENT STATUS - Vacant Building

 

POW Control Centers

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

I'd like to thank Ernie Polis for his kind assistance with information for this and many other pages about POW and Internment camps in Western Australia.

 

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