Jack was an original member of the unit, embarking aboard “S.S. ZEALANDIA” on 8 Dec 1941 for Timor as a Private in No 6 Section, “B” Platoon. After the campaign on Timor, he embarked with the unit, for Australia aboard the Royal Dutch destroyer “Tjerk Hiddes” on 16 Dec 1942.
He transferred as an Instructor to 1st Commando Training Squadron on 26 Apr 1943, 4th reinforcement Training Battalion, 10 Oct 1943 and joined 2/12th Commando on 13 May 1944.
He was discharged 15 Dec 1944.
Edited by Peter Epps
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