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John Hurtle Barrett

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  • Service number
    379692 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • J. H. Barrett AWMM
    • Woody AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
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John Barrett

John Barrett Vietnam 1968

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    John Hurtle AWMM
  • Surname
    Barrett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • J. H. Barrett AWMM
    • Woody AWMM
  • Service number
    379692 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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    379692 AWMM
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  • Served with 161 Battery RNZA, March 1968 to March 1969. Battery surveyor in the command post during the battles of Coral and Balmoral. Subsequently detached to a FO party with D Company, 3RAR and then 9RAR. The others in the FO party were Rod Baldwin (FO) and Mayne Manson and Peter Christian (Sigs). During the handover of battalions our FO party spent three weeks attached on liaison duties with H Battery, US 11th Armoured Cavalry Regiment ('Blackhorse Regiment') at Xuan Loc. AWMM
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 November 2018John HurtleKatikati, NZChild

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