Cpl James Robert Gatenby

Surname
Gatenby
First name(s)
James Robert
Rank
Cpl
Corps
RNZIR
Service number
38655
Unit
Date of birth
Date of death
Place of burial
Ōpunake Cemetery, Taranaki
Notes

Killed in action, 5 June 1969 – rocket propelled grenade fragments to head in contact. Buried in Terendak, Malaysia then remains repatriated to New Zealand in 2018 as part of the NZDF Te Auraki (The Return) project.

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