Gordon Sutherland Watt Born 31 January 1941 - Died 1 March 1970 PDF Print Share Key details Service number80166 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Last rankVietnam Sergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, Services Medical Team AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Lay a poppy Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam Name … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGordon Sutherland AWMM SurnameWatt AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number80166 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth31 January 1941 AWMM Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland AWMM Birth notesEdinburgh, Scotland AWMM Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 158 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service number80166 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsNew Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Sergeant Ministry for Culture and HeritageNew Zealand Services Medical Team (NZSMT) Ministry for Culture and HeritageRoyal New Zealand Air Force 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 Sergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, Services Medical Team AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Sergeant Watt was killed when he triggered a booby trap and incurred multiple fragment wounds.He was first buried at Ulu Pandan, Singapore, later exhumed and cremated and his ashes returned to New Zealand. His Memorial Flag was presented to his widow.Sergeant Watt's widow, Mrs Gael Keighley of New Plymouth, 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 2003. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death1 March 1970 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathVietnam AWMM Death notesVietnam AWMM Cemetery nameTe Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceServices Cremation Block B Plot 32 AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Gordon Sutherland Watt by laying a poppy. Gordon Barclay Watt Gordon Stuart Watt Gordon Sutherland Watt Hedley Verner Watt Henry Watt Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Gordon Sutherland Watt Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCemetery Records. New Plymouth District Council.http://www.newplymouthnz.com/AtoZOfCouncilServices/CemeteriesAndCrematorium/CemeterySearch.htmSources UsedAustralia'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). p. 204 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.