Roll of Honour Kerry Patrick Rinkin

Service number 217479
Rank Second Lieutenant
Unit 5th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Vietnam, 1962-1975
Conflict Eligibility Date Vietnam, 1962-1975
Date of Death 07 April 1967
Place of Death South Vietnam, Vietnam
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Age at Death 21
Cemetery or Memorial Details Dawson Cemetery, Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Source AWM153 Roll of Honour cards, Vietnam

Location on the Roll of Honour

Kerry Patrick Rinkin's name is located at panel 5 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

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