Gerald Ivan (Bill) NEAGLE

NEAGLE, Gerald Ivan

Service Numbers: 442629, 4582
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Warrant Officer Class 1
Last Unit: South Australian Infantry
Born: Port Pirie, South Australia, 20 April 1928
Home Town: Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Pasadena, Mitcham City, South Australia, 12 March 1999, aged 70 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Show Relationships

World War 2 Service

6 Nov 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, 442629

Korean War Service

4 Jul 1952: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Corporal, 4582, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)

Peacekeeping Service

1 Jan 1955: Transferred 1 Papuan Infantry Battalion, Posted to Papuan Infantry Regiment ? Possibly Pacific Islands Regiment (estimated date of posting)
20 Oct 1956: Involvement
9 Aug 1958: Involvement

Malaysia / Indonesia Confrontation Service

14 Sep 1965: Embarked Embarked for Singapore
14 Apr 1966: Involvement
27 Oct 1967: Embarked Returned to Australia

Vietnam War Service

21 Mar 1968: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Warrant Officer Class 2, 4582, 4th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (4RAR)

Non Warlike Service

26 Jan 1980: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Warrant Officer Class 1, South Australian Infantry

Help us honour Gerald Ivan Neagle's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by James Coleman

For his service during WW2, Japan, Korea, New Guinea, Borneo & Vietnam, Bill was awarded ;

Oarder of Australia Medal (Mily) , 1939-45 War Medal & Australia Service Medal , 1945-75 Australian Active Service Medal with clasps for [KOREA] [MALAYSIA] [VIETNAM] , Korea Medal & UN Service Medal [KOREA] , 1962 General Service Medal [BORNEO] , Vietnam Medal , 1945-75 Australian Service Medal with clasps for [JAPAN] [KOREA] [PNG] , Queens Silver Jubilee Medal , Defence Force Service Medal with [3 BAR] , National Medal with [1 BAR] , Australian Defence Medal , QEII (V2) Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal [AUSTRALIA] , QEII Meritorious Service Medal (Australia) , Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal [1960-] , Pingat Jasa Malaysia Medal , Air-Gunners Badge , Infantry Combat Badge & Returned from Actice Service Badge