3166092 ASHBY, Graham James 'Bill'.
1946 - 13 April 2017.
Graham ‘Bill’ Ashby suffered a stroke and passed
away on Thursday 13 April, while visiting Da Nang, Vietnam.
Graham served as the 2IC of 3 Section, 10 Platoon, D Company from 19
May to 12 September 1969 when his 1st deployment finished. He also
served in SVN with 1ARU, 1RAR, 2RAR and 1ATF during his 2 tours of
SVN which was comprised of 1,031 days.
A funeral service was
held for Graham at the Allambie Memorial Gardens, Nerang-Broadbeach
Rd, Nerang, QLD, on Monday 24 April.
The 5 RAR Association
was represented by several of Graham’s mates at his funeral service.
Officer/Tiger Tales Editor