McGill War Records:

Missing in Java


Angus Meredith Morris

McGill University Com. '40

 

March 4, 1942 - "Safe and Well, Java" . Those four cable words were

the last contact that Mr. W.A. Morris had from his son Angus.

Two days later the Japanese overan Java.

Source: Montreal Star, April 22, 1943

 

A 14 months' silence followed. Anxiety and frustration set in not knowing

what had happened...was he dead or alive. Then out of the blue a letter

dated Feb.28, 1943 arrives from Japan!!

as reported in the Gazette, August 13, 1943.