MCWILLIAM, Russell John

Service Numbers: 1400170 , QX4687, 1400170, 1/400170
Enlisted: 3 November 1939, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
Born: Townsville, Queensland,Australia, 7 December 1916
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Eagle Junction State School
Occupation: Army Officer
Died: Killed in Action, Korea, 25 January 1952, aged 35 years
Cemetery: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Grave 1036
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Chinchilla RSL Remembrance Wall, Korea United Nations Memorial Cemetery Wall of Remembrance
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World War 2 Service

4 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 1400170
3 Nov 1939: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant, SN 1400170, 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion
3 Nov 1939: Enlisted Private, SN QX4687, Brisbane, Queensland
4 Nov 1939: Involvement SN QX4687
11 Oct 1945: Discharged Lieutenant, SN QX4687, 2nd/9th Infantry Battalion

Korean War Service

21 Mar 1951: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Lieutenant, SN 1400170
21 Mar 1951: Involvement Lieutenant, SN 1/400170, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)

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