Peter John ARNOLD

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ARNOLD, Peter John

Service Number: 2781363
Enlisted: 7 September 1966
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR)
Born: Inverell, New South Wales, 4 May 1945
Home Town: Inverell, Inverell, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, South Vietnam, 17 February 1967, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Inverell Cemetery, NSW
Church of England Row 1A - Grave 45
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Grafton Clarence Valley Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Kallangur Vietnam Veterans' Place
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Vietnam War Service

7 Sep 1966: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), SN 2781363, 1 Australian Reinforcement Unit
7 Sep 1966: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
7 Sep 1966: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
7 Sep 1966: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
8 Sep 1966: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
8 Sep 1966: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2781363, HQ 1st Australian Task Force, Vietnam
8 Sep 1966: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
27 Dec 1966: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
28 Dec 1966: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2781363, 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR)
28 Dec 1966: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
28 Dec 1966: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
17 Feb 1967: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2781363
17 Feb 1967: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2781363, 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR), Operation Bribie

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Biography

Birth: May 4, 1945
Inverell
New South Wales, Australia
Death: Feb. 17, 1967, Vietnam

2781363 Private Peter John Arnold Age 21.
6th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment
A rifleman he was killed in action at Dat Do, Phuoc Tuy Province in the late afternoon of 17th February 1967.

Inscription:
2781363 PRIVATE
P.J. ARNOLD
6 BATTALION
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT
17TH FEBRUARY 1967 AGE 21

ALWAYS LOVED BY HIS DAD, SISTER JUDY
BROTHER-IN-LAW MAX, DAVID AND AMANDA

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