Roger William DRISCOLL

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DRISCOLL, Roger William

Service Number: 2794265
Enlisted: 20 August 1970
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: HQ 1st Australian Task Force, Vietnam
Born: Coonawarra, New South Wales, 14 February 1949
Home Town: Coonamble, Coonamble, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, South Vietnam, 12 June 1971, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Coonamble Cemetery, NSW
Plot CofE D31 80
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Grafton Clarence Valley Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Kallangur Vietnam Veterans' Place
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Vietnam War Service

20 Aug 1970: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2794265, 1st Australian Reinforcement Unit, Vietnam
20 Aug 1970: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
20 Aug 1970: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
25 Nov 1970: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
26 Nov 1970: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
26 Nov 1970: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2794265, 7th Battalion The Royal Australian Regiment (7RAR)
26 Nov 1970: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
9 Feb 1971: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
10 Feb 1971: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 2794265, HQ 1st Australian Task Force, Vietnam
10 Feb 1971: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
10 Feb 1971: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265
12 Jun 1971: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 2794265

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Biography

Birth: Feb. 14, 1949
New South Wales, Australia
Death: Jun. 12, 1971, Vietnam

2794265 Private, Roger William Driscoll Age 21
Headquarters 1st Australian Task Force
Died 12 June 1971, in the Phuoc Tuy - Long Khanh Province border area when the APC he was riding on was ambushed during Operation "Overlord.

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