Roll of Honour John Nowell

Service number 59099
Rank Corporal
Unit Commonwealth Contingent Signal Squadron
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Korea, 1953-1957 (Post-Armistice service - ceasefire monitoring)
Conflict Eligibility Date Korea, 1953-1957 (Post-Armistice service - ceasefire monitoring)
Date of Death 24 November 1956
Cause of Death Died of disease
Cemetery or Memorial Details Yokohama War Cemetery, Yokohama, Kanto, Japan
Source AWM file

Location on the Roll of Honour

John Nowell's name is located at panel 2 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


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