Biography

Birth date: 08 May 1945
Death date: 18 August 1966
Death place: South Vietnam
Final rank: Private
Service number: 3787607 - Vietnam, 1962-1975
Unit: 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Rolls and Awards

Roll of Honour

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Death: 18 August 1966
  • Unit: 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Collection Items

Photograph

P03539.002

Informal Portrait of 3787607 Private (Pte) Colin Joseph Whiston in his summer polyester uniform, holding a 7.62 mm Self Loading Rifle (SLR). Pte Whiston served in Vietnam in No. 1 Australian Reinforcement Unit (1ARU) and the 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR). Pte Whiston was...

P03539.002

Timeline

Date of birth 1945-05-08
Date of death 1966-08-18