Edmund George (Sonny) BOURKE MID

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BOURKE, Edmund George

Service Numbers: 2/401173, 2401173
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Born: Langley Vale, New South Wales, Australia, 25 March 1927
Home Town: Singleton, Northumberland, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Killed, Korea, 7 June 1953, aged 26 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Private Bourke's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action., United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cootamundra Korean War Memorial, Gympie Memorial Lane Murals, Ipswich Korean War Memorial, Korea United Nations Memorial Cemetery Wall of Remembrance, Lithgow War Memorial
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Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Lance Corporal, SN 2/401173, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
11 Nov 1952: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Lance Corporal, SN 2401173
22 Mar 1953: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Lance Corporal, SN 2401173

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