Robert White Born 25 February 1937 - Died 14 September 1965 PDF Print Share Key details Service number928518 AWMM Also known asJock AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankVietnam Bombardier AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 161 Battery AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert AWMM SurnameWhite AWMM Ingoa Also known asJock AWMM Service number928518 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth25 February 1937 AWMM Place of birthFort William, Scotland AWMM Birth notesFort William, Scotland AWMM Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 808 Princess Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationDurham, England AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number928518 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsNew Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMMVietnam Medal AWMMGallantry Cross with Palm (South Vietnam) AWMMMilitary Merit Medal (South Vietnam) AWMMSouth Vietnamese Campaign Medal (1960- clasp) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Bombardier Ministry for Culture and HeritageRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 161 Battery Ministry for Culture and HeritageRoyal New Zealand Army AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankVietnam Bombardier AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 161 Battery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Robert White and Alastair Don were killed when the front of their vehicle, Romeo 2, 161 Bty, was blown up by a command detonated mine.Memorial Flag - Presented to widow, Mrs Poko White of Auckland, received the New Zealand Operational Service Medal on his behalf from the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence at a presentation at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on Thursday 27 November 2003Killed in action - land mineRemembered on the Papakura - Karaka War Memorial AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death14 September 1965 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathVietnam AWMM Death notes Cemetery nameTerendak Camp, Malacca, Malaysia AWMM Grave reference Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMMPapakura - Karaka War Memorial, Great South Road, Papakura, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Robert White by laying a poppy. Richard Charles White Richard John White Robert White Robert Edgar White Robert Frederick White Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert White Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAustralia's Vietnam Warhttps://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/Further Reference DocumentsSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMSubritsky, M. (Compiler). (1995). Photographs p.45; p. 53, 56, 45, 161, 197. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.