The Hon. James Desmond (Des) CORCORAN AO, MiD

CORCORAN, James Desmond

Service Number: 23934
Enlisted: 1 April 1952
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)
Born: Millicent, South Australia, 8 November 1928
Home Town: Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Tantanoola Primary School, South Australia
Occupation: Politician
Died: Natural causes, Adelaide, South Australia , 3 January 2004, aged 75 years
Cemetery: North Brighton Cemetery, S.A.
Brighton Road, Somerton Park South Australia
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Korean War Service

1 Apr 1952: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Sergeant, SN 23934
1 Apr 1952: Involvement Sergeant, SN 23934, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)
1 Apr 1952: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Sergeant, SN 23934
28 Feb 1953: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Sergeant, SN 23934

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Biography

Full title: Hon J.D. Corcoran AO
Served in: Korea, Japan, Mayalan Emergency, Pacific Island regiment PNG
Honours: Officer of the Order of Australia
Premier of South Australia