Rodney Stewart CHAPMAN


CHAPMAN, Rodney Stewart

Service Number: 4721369
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, 3 October 1948
Home Town: Glenelg, Holdfast Bay, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Illness, South Vietnam, 28 April 1971, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Derrick Gardens Path 20 Site 42B
Memorials: Adelaide Pathway of Honour - 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment , Adelaide South East Asian Conflicts Memorial, Adelaide Vietnam War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Hilton Australia's National Servicemen Memorial
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Vietnam War Service

1 Jul 1962: Involvement Private, SN 4721369
20 Aug 1970: Involvement Australian Army, Private, SN 4721369, 1 Australian Reinforcement Unit
18 Sep 1970: Involvement Australian Army, Private, SN 4721369, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Date unknown: Involvement

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Birth: Oct. 3, 1948
South Australia, Australia
Death: Apr. 28, 1971
Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Vietnam

4721369 Private Rodney Stewart Chapman, 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, Age 22 from Glenelg SA. Chapman completed a unit drivers course and was employed as a driver when he died of an Illness at 1st Field Hospital, Vung Tau, 28th April 1971

Infomation from Find a Grave Memorial

Chapman , Rodney Stewart
Service Army
Service Number 4721369
Rank Private
Date of Birth 03 10 1948
Place of Birth Adelaide S.A.
Date of Intake 0/1/1970
NS Training 2 RTB
Follow Up Training 2 RAR Royal Australian Infantry Corps
Basic Training Puckapunyal
Next of Kin at time of Service Mr & Mrs Chapman
Operational Service Vietnam
Medals AASM / Vietnam Campaign Medal / ADM / ANSM / South Vietnam Star

Information from Nominal Roll of Nashos