Francis Arthur HYLAND

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HYLAND, Francis Arthur

Service Number: 6708488
Enlisted: 19 May 1967
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Born: Wynyard, Tasmania, 2 October 1945
Home Town: Wynyard, Waratah/Wynyard, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Died of wounds, South Vietnam, 1 December 1967, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Wynyard Public Cemetery, Tasmaina
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Grafton Clarence Valley Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Kallangur Vietnam Veterans' Place, Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall
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Vietnam War Service

9 May 1967: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 6708488, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
19 May 1967: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 6708488
19 May 1967: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 6708488
1 Dec 1967: Involvement Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 6708488, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
1 Dec 1967: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN 6708488

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Biography

Serving with 2RAR, in South Vietnam at the time of his death.