John William NICHOLSON

NICHOLSON, John William

Service Numbers: 2/400798, 2400798
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
Born: Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia, 26 March 1932
Home Town: Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Killed in Action, Korea, 14 May 1953, aged 21 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Private Nicholson'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, Norfolk Island Korean War Memorial, Wagga Wagga Korean Memorial
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Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Private, 2/400798, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR)
14 Aug 1952: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, 2400798

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