Robert White Born 25 February 1937 - Died 14 September 1965 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number928518 AWMM Also known asJock AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankBombardier 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM808 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 units Military service 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 details Embarkation body 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 rankBombardier 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 notesVietnam AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameTerendak Camp, Malacca, Malaysia AWMM Grave reference Memorial Contribute › 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 2015 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. 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.