5RAR Roll of Honour

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43496 Private. Richard W. Sandow, 20

Broken Hill, NSW.

Private Sandow enlisted in the army on February 21 1964, and was posted to the 2nd Battalion. A few months later he transferred to the 5th Battalion as it was destined for Vietnam.
On February 21, 1967 he was killed along with eight other Australians when the APC he was travelling in detonated a 500lb Mine. 19 others were wounded.

Official Commemoration: QLD - Albany Creek Crematorium
Commemoration Position:12-23-A83

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