Studio portrait of 3400868 Private (Pte) John Philip Saunders, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR), of Canberra, ACT. A veteran of the Second World War, Pte Saunders commenced ...
ID numberP09264.001
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeColour - Toned black & white print
MakerUnknown
Date made1952-1953
DescriptionStudio portrait of 3400868 Private (Pte) John Philip Saunders, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR), of Canberra, ACT. A veteran of the Second World War, Pte Saunders commenced service in Korea on 9 January 1953. After a raid to capture a Chinese prisoner Pte Saunders was assumed missing, presumed killed in action on or after 25 January 1953. Pte Saunders would have turned 26 on 26 January 1953. He is commemorated on Wall 2 in the United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Korea.