Reginald Donald ROOTES

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ROOTES, Reginald Donald

Service Number: 2/5124
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)
Born: Annandale, New South Wales, 14 October 1929
Home Town: Leichhardt, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Killed in Action , Korea, 11 December 1952, aged 23 years
Cemetery: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
No known grave - Memorial - Private Rootes' body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cootamundra Korean War Memorial, Korean War Memorial (Ipswich, Qld), Lithgow War Memorial, Memorial Lane Murals (Gympie, Qld), Townsville HB - 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
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Korean War Service

11 Dec 1952: Involvement Australian Army (post WW2), Private, SN 2/5124, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)

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