Service Number: 2/37504

Rank: Lieutenant Colonel

Unit: 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Service: Australian Army

Conflict: Korea, 1950-1953

Date of death: 01 November 1950

Place of death: Korea

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Age at death: 30

Place of association: Grafton, Australia

Cemetery or memorial details: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea

Notes: Lieutenant Colonel Green was initially buried in the Pyongyang Cemetery, Portion 1 Plot and Row 4 Grave No.33. He was reinterred in the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in 1951.

Source: AWM149 Roll of Honour cards, Korea

Location on the Roll of Honour

Charles Hercules Green's name is located at panel 1 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Map of Commemorative area showing which panel Charles Hercules Green's name is located

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