Reginald Donald ROOTES

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ROOTES, Reginald Donald

Service Numbers: 25124, 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: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
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, Gympie Memorial Lane Murals, Ipswich Korean War Memorial, Korea United Nations Memorial Cemetery Wall of Remembrance, Lithgow War Memorial, Townsville HB - 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
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Korean War Service

7 Apr 1952: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 25124
11 Dec 1952: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2/5124, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR)

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