Kerry Patrick RINKIN


RINKIN, Kerry Patrick

Service Number: 217479
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Second Lieutenant
Last Unit: 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (5RAR)
Born: Taree, New South Wales, Australia, 12 June 1945
Home Town: Taree, Greater Taree, New South Wales
Schooling: Saint Joseph's Convent School and Taree High School, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Died of wounds, South Vietnam, 7 April 1967, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Dawson River
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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Vietnam War Service

Date unknown: Involvement Second Lieutenant, SN 217479, 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (5RAR)

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

There is a small memorial to Kerry at Taree High School New South Wales and at the Taree War Memorial.