Australian Military Forces Hat Badge
5th Battalion The Royal Australian Regiment title
Donald M. Clark
5713804 Private. Donald M. Clark, 21
Northhampton, Western Australia.

He grew up on Meadow Station Geraldton. He was drafted in September 1965 and was posted to 4 Platoon, B Company as a rifleman private.
On February 21, 1967 during a search-and-destroy operation in the Long Hai hills, the APC he was travelling in detonated a 500lb mine. He was evacuated to the US 36th Evacuation Hospital but died enroute. Eight other Australians were killed and 19 were wounded.

Official Commemoration: WA - Garden Of Remembrance
Commemoration Position: Wall 7 - Row

 

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