*BAN NAME NAT.   BRANCH UNIT or Info NOTES - ADDRESS
364 Quintana, Antonio    USA Army - Pvt. CAC G Btry. 515th Regt. (AA) Deceased  18 March 1987
1644 Rafalovich, Daniel Spiro
   See Biography Page
   USA Navy Chief-MS   Biography page has his Affidavit from August 1946
1024 Ralph, Jack    BRI Army - Dvr.    
764 Ram, Adrianus Jacobus        DUT Army - Brig.    
911 Ramshorst, Harry Johan van
   See Biography Page
   DUT Army - Sld.

National Service KNIL
(Royal Dutch East- Indian Army)

Deceased  04 March 2012
1948 Randall, George William    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1719 Rapp, Floyd Calvin    USA Navy - PhM 3/c USNH Canacao Deceased  02 March 1995
Survivor of the Oryoku Maru
Last known address: El Dorado Springs, MO.
670 Rappange, Johan Gijsbert    DUT Army-Cad.Vdg.    
1433 Ratliff, Urban Ernest    AUS Navy -  P O    
1159 Rayburn, Thomas Dilworth    USA Army - Sgt.    
  Rayner, Archer Thomas H.    BRI Army-Sub/cond.    
  Rea, Edward Arnold    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1514 Regan, Frank Edward    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1196 Recher, J. A.        
238 Redshaw, Ward Fuller
   See Veterans Photo Gallery
   See Obituaries Page

   USA

Army - PFC. G Co. 31st Inf. & 228 Signal Opns Co.  Corregidor Deceased  28 March 2009
181 Reed, Henry Lee    USA Army Air Corp - Pvt. Hq & Hq Sqdn 19th Bomb Gr. (H) V Bomb Comd. Deceased  18 June 1990
441 Reems, Willie    USA Marine - PFC. F Co 2nd Bn 4th Marine Regt.  
1244 Reeves, Clarence Conally    USA Army - PFC. Medic  
1262 Reeves, Hurschel Nolen    USA Army - Pvt. 7th Materiel Squadron Deceased  25 July 1995
765 Reijers, Pieter    DUT Navy - KWM    
1352 Reijnaert, Ferdinand    DUT Army - Sgt.    
907 Rekert, Albertus Frederik    DUT Army - Sld.    
636 Remmington, Rex    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1412 Renou, Eduard Edwine    DUT Army - Sld.    
1853 Rep, H.        
1203 Resster, N.        
1431 Rex, Robert    AUS Army - W O 1    
141 Rhatigan, Marvin Edward    USA Army Air Corp - Cpl. Hq & Hq Sqdn 19th Bomb Gr. (H) V Bomb Comd.  
677 Rhee, Johannus  van    DUT Army - Sgt. Mat.    
131 Rice, Kenneth. Verne    USA Marine- Cpl. Hq. Co 2nd Bn 4th Marine Regt  
1606 Rice, Robert Charles    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1212 Richards, David Gordon    USA Marine- Cpl.    
978 Richards, Gwynne    BRI Army - L/Cpl.    
37 Richardson, Harold LaVerne    USA Navy - MM 2/c USS Napa Inshore Patrol  
114 Richardson, James William    USA Army - Cpl. CAC I Btry 59th CA Regt.
HDM & SB
 
973 Riddell, Alexander Bruce    BRI Army - Cpl.    
120 Ridley, Howard Lewis    USA Army - Cpl. ORD  
  Riemvis, Willy Frans    DUT Navy- Matr.Kwt    
1975 Rigby, Mervyn Edward    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1392 Rijck, Leonard Reinhard van    DUT Air Force - Brig.   Deceased 09 March 2004 in Eindhoven, Holland.
924 Rijnsburger, Henrik    DUT Army - Sld.    
1982 Riky, Bert    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1084 Riley, Jack    BRI Army - Pvt.    
325 & 1635 Rinehart, Willard Carlton

   USA

Army- PFC CAC K Btry 60th CA Regt (AA) HDM & SB Confirmed as one of the First 500 into camp, transferred out and then brought back and re-assigned Ban # 1635.
101 Rivera, Gavino (Gabby)    USA Army - Cpl. CAC C Btry 200th CA Regt (AA) Deceased 17 May 2005 in Albuquerque, NM
1959 Roach, Ronald Louvain    AUS Army - Pvt.    
712 Robert, Frederik Christiaan    DUT Navy-Sgt./Mach.   Discharged in 1947
1255 Roberts, David Crockett    USA Army - Pvt.    
1750 Roberts, Eustace Oren
   See Veterans Photo Gallery

   USA

Army - Pvt.  60th Coastal Artillery C Battery Survivor of the Oryoku Maru
P.O. Box 65  Magazine, AR. 72943 (479) 969-2391
1785 Roberts, Frederick    BRI Army - Sgt.    
950 Robertson, Douglas William    BRI Army - Sgt.    
1722 Robertson, Joseph Henry    USA Army - S/Sgt. Medic - Hospital #1 Survivor of the Oryoku Maru
Last known address: Rock Springs, WY.
263 Robichaux, Elwood
   Grandson's Email click here
   USA Army - Pvt. ORD 440 Ord Co. (Avn)   19th Bomb Gr. (L) V Bomb Comd.  
1903 Robins, Noel Henry    AUS Army - Sgt.    
1312 Robinson, Chauncey Leonard
   See Biography Page
   USA Navy - S 2/c   Deceased  17 July, 2009  age 88
1266 Robinson, Darryl Duke    USA Army - Pvt.    
1057 Robinson, Lance Edward    BRI Army - Pvt.    
647 Robinson, Maurice Keith    AUS Army - Dvr.    
1777 Robison, Ernest Leroy    USA Army - Pvt.  Medic Survivor of the Oryoku Maru
Last known address: Kingman, AZ.
1921 Robson, Robert Baxter    AUS Army - Cpl.    
  Rochdale, Clarke T.
     (from Lancashire)
   BRI Army - Diver    
1196 Rocher, Jack Jerome    USA Navy - Math 2/c    
1126 Rockcliffe, Sidney E-mail
   See Biography Page
   See Veterans Photo Gallery
   BRI Army - Pvt.   Deceased 1998
55 Rockwell, Reuben    USA Army - Sgt. CAC Hq Btry 2nd Bn
515th CA Regt. (AA)
 
  Rodda, David Vernon    AUS Army - Pvt.    
182 Rodriguez, Manuel Moreno    USA Army Air Corp - Pvt. 28th Matl. Sqdn 20th Air Base Gr. FEAF Died in Camp
21 December 1943 or 1944
1720 Rogers, Eugene Farlow

   USA

Navy - PhN3/c USNH Canacao Survivor of the Oryoku Maru
Last known address: Milroy, Indiana
26 Rogers, Laurence Leslie    USA Army Air Corp - S/Sgt.    
540 Rogers, Murray Geoffrey    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1173 Roholt, Elwood Siguard
   Daughter's E-mail click here
   USA Army - Cpl. Hellship: Canadian Inventor
Written about in Gene Jacobsen's Book "We Refused to Die"
Died, car accident  21 May 1964
  Rol, Johannes    DUT Army - Sld.    
9 Romaine, Owen W. (Sandy)    USA Army - 1st/Lt.
 
28th Bomb Sqdn 19th Bomb Gr (H) V Bomb Comd Forced to witness the beheading of Noah Hurd, 31 May 1944
(for stealing food - stored and refused to prisoners) by Lt. Yuni
Transferred  25 April 1945
193 Romero, Amado    USA Army - PFC. CAC C Btry 515th CA Regt (AA)  
219 Romero, Aristotel Silva    USA Army - Pvt. CAC G Btry 515th CA Regt (AA) Deceased  (prior to Dec. 1987)
? Romero, Eugene M.    USA Army - PFC. CAC C Btry 200th CA Regt (AA) Transferred ?
  Ronkers, Agerbeek Victor    DUT Army - Sld.    
  Roode, Hugo de    DUT Army - Sld.    
1200 Rose, Earl Brigham    USA Navy - EM 3/c    
538 Ross, Horace Gilchrist    AUS Army - Dvr. 4 Res MT  
1203 Ross, Robert Arnold
   See Biography Page
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   USA Marine - Sgt.    
1949 Rossendell, Francis Clyde    AUS Army - Pvt.    
453 Roster, John    USA Marine - PFC. Hq. Co 3rd Bn 4th Marine Regt.  
556 Roth, Noel Edward    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1309 Routt, Melvin Leland
    See Biography Page

   USA

Navy - F l/c. USS Canopus Deceased 30 August 2007
239 Rowland, Cochen Thomas    USA Army - PFC. D Co 31st Inf Regt (US) Phil Div.  
115 Rowland, Creston E. (Jr. ?)    USA Army - Cpl. CAC B Btry 60th CA Regt (AA) HDM & SB  
1812 Rowlandson, Samuel    BRI Army - Pvt.    
142 Ruba, Mathias Michael    USA Army - PFC. CAC C Btry 60th CA Regt (AA) HDM & SB  
1441 Rubenach, Guy James    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1337 Ruiter, Antonius Johann    DUT Army - B. Adj.    
550 Runge, David Ernest    AUS Army - Dvr.   Tortured, forced to kneel for days in the snow; Dr. Duncan had to amputate legs below the knees. Guards carried legs around laughing.
Thisis noted in Whitecross's excellent book, "Slaves of the Son of Heaven". Published in 1951, the book mentions many names and incidents from Camp 17.
1232 Rush, John William 

USA

Army - PFC    
  Russell, Arthur    AUS Army - Spr.    
1473 Russell, Andrew G. Jr.    USA Army - Captain Transferred  25 April 1945 Deceased  1973
652 Russell, James Henry    AUS Army - Dvr.    
255 Russell, John Lewis    USA Army - Pvt. CAC A Btry 59th CA Regt.
HDM & SB
Deceased  10 April 1990
1225 Russell, Raymond Dell
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   USA Army - PFC. Machine Gunner Deceased  20 October 1972
Cousin Michael's E-mail
Cousin Don's E-mail
1960 Russell, William Robert    AUS Army - Pvt.    
13 Ruth, Philip Nicholas
   See Biography Page
   USA Navy - CMT. Cavite Naval Yard 16th Naval Dist.  
46 Rutkowski, Charles    USA Army - Sgt. Air Warning Svc Co V Intcp Comd. FEAF  
  Rutter, Carl John    AUS Army - Pvt.    
1310 Rutter, Donald Douglas
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   USA Navy - S 2/c    
1855 Rynsoever, Anthonius    DUT Army - Cpl.    
  Rysdyk, Willem

   DUT

Navy-Sgt./Mach.    

* Ban  is the Japanese name for "number"     NAT: Nationality  USA-America,  AUS-Australian, BRI-British
                                                                    DUT-Dutch,   CZECH-Czechoslovakian,   NOR-Norwegian

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