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New Zealand military personnel and civilian volunteers served in the jungles, skies, hospital wards, training camps, and offices of South Vietnam from 1963 to 1975.
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On the 16th November 1968 a malaria reduced and physically exhausted platoon of fifteen (normally 30) men from V3 Coy blundered into an enemy camp and were badly shot up.
Awards for gallantry for Kiwis depended upon what was in the pot left over from the Aussies awards.
I worked in Vietnam as a nurse on the international Save the Children Fund team (UK, Norway, NZ) 11 Dec 1974 to 5 April 1975 when evacuated.
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The QUEEN has been graciously pleased to approve on the advice of Her Majesty's New Zealand Ministers of the name shown below as having received an expression of Commendation for gallant and distinguished service in Malaysia.
42173 Private Kevin James SMALLRIDGE, Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (Regular Force).
Please check Sam's birth and death reocrds as the Taupo District council records (with a picture also of his brass plaque) show he died 9th October 1988
Maybe a typo mix of DoD&DoB-??
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