Born: 1932.

Died: 14th September 1952; age 20; – Korea.


Rank: Lance Bombardier.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 61 Light Regiment. (mortar) – attached to the Australian Light Infantry.


Grave Reference:

United Nations Memorial Cemetery,



South Korea.


Two other men were also killed from the 61 Light Regiment on the 14th September 1952.

Sergeant R.H. Broadbent, aged 24.

Warrant Officer 2nd Class/Battery Sergeant Major Charles Robert Woosnam, aged 31 – of Colwyn Bay, Wales.

In April 2013, Charles Woosnam’s nephew Brian Woosnam was presented with his late Uncle’s Queen Elizabeth Cross and memorial scroll, at a ceremony in Llandudno, North Wales.

Korean War

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