John William NICHOLSON

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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
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Korean War Service

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

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