Roll of Honour Anthony Thomas Purcell

Service number 3787580
Rank Private
Unit 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Vietnam, 1962-1975
Conflict Eligibility Date Vietnam, 1962-1975
Date of Death 25 July 1966
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

Location on the Roll of Honour

Anthony Thomas Purcell'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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