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Son of Alfred and Flora Mary Commins, of Whangarei, Auckland, New Zealand. Source: Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Reported as having died around January 1945 while a prisoner of war at Sandakan Camp, Borneo.
Brother of Charles Lilburn Handley Commins 6834 and Benjamin Alfred Handley Commins 455549, Second World War. AWMM
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