Russell John MCWILLIAM MiD


MCWILLIAM, Russell John

Service Numbers: 1400170 , QX4687, 1/400170
Enlisted: 3 November 1939, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
Born: Townsville, Queensland, 7 December 1916
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Eagle Junction State School
Occupation: Army Officer
Died: Killed in Action, Korea, 7 November 1951, aged 34 years
Cemetery: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

4 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 1400170
3 Nov 1939: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN QX4687, Brisbane, Queensland
4 Nov 1939: Involvement SN QX4687
11 Oct 1945: Discharged 2nd AIF WW 2, Lieutenant, SN QX4687, 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion

Korean War Service

21 Mar 1951: Involvement Lieutenant, SN 1/400170, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)

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