Malcolm B. McQualter, 29
Graduation from the Royal Military College Duntroon, Major McQualter
served in Malaya before becoming Officer Commanding B Company. On
February 21 1967, during a search-and-destroy operation in the Long
Hai Hills, the leading APC hit a 500lb land mine killing eight and
wounding several others. As Major McQualter came forward to take
control a 'Jumping Jack' mine was tripped wounding him and others.
He died of his wounds on March 5, 1967.
Official Commemoration: NSW - Northern Suburbs Crematorium
Commemoration Position: Niche 173 - QH
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