W4 KOJANUP POW CONTROL CENTER, WA
DURING WW2

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LOCATION - 256 kms south east of Perth, WA, between Katanning and Muradup

 

DATES - 18th November 1943-23rd May 1946

 

STRENGTH - Commenced with 100 Italian POWs, 3rd February 1944 increased to 150

 

No of FARMS ASSISTED - Maximum 97 in May 1946

 

O.C.s
Lt JG Pearse 18th November 1943-18th April 1945

Capt J Morrish 18th April 1945-23 May 1946

 

2IC
S/Sgt DE Phillips 18th November 1943-30th March 1945

Sgt JO Hampden 30th March 1945- 23rd May 1946 

 

ADDRESS - Not known

 

PREVIOUS STATUS - Unknown

 

CURRENT STATUS - Unknown

 

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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