|Unit||4th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||Vietnam, 1962-1975|
|Date of Death||20 October 1968|
|Place of Death||South Vietnam, Vietnam|
|Cause of Death||Killed in action|
|Age at Death||21|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||Garden of Remembrance, Springvale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Source||AWM153 Roll of Honour cards, Vietnam|
Roll of Honour John Richard Tinkham
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Richard Tinkham's name is located at panel 5 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .
The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.
Roll of Honour name projection
John Richard Tinkham's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Tue 24 January 2023 at 5:00am
- Tue 25 April 2023 at 7:06pm
These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.