W9 BEVERLEY POW CONTROL CENTER, WA
DURING WW2

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LOCATION - 130 kms east of Perth, WA, between York and Brookton

 

DATES - 27th March 1944-23rd May 1946

 

STRENGTH - Commenced with 100 Italian POWs, 

 

No of FARMS ASSISTED - Maximum 53 in May 1945

 

O.C.s
Capt Coppock 27th March 1944-2nd February 1945

Lt WE Beigel 2nd February-10th August 1945

Lt Jones 10th August 1945-23rd May 1946

 

2IC - Not known

 

ADDRESS - Forrest St, Beverley

 

PREVIOUS STATUS - Vacant and unlicenced hotel, known as the White Harp. 

 

CURRENT STATUS - RSL hall and office

 

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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