Lieutenant Michael FussellPrint Page
Plaque on War Memorial Fountain commemorates Lieutenant Fussell who was killed in Afghanistan in 2008.
Lieutenant Fussell was a member of the Sydney based 4th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment and was serving with the Special Operations Task Group when he was killed by an Improvised Explosive Device detonation while conducting a dismounted patrol in Oruzgan Province, on Thursday 27 November 2008.
Lieutenant Fussell attended School in Armidale and was a student at the Armidale School from 1994 to 2001. Lieutenant Fussell was the first active serviceman from Armidale who has been killed on duty since the Vietnam War.
|Address:||Barney Street, War Memorial Fountain, Central Park, Armidale, 2350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -30.516389|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||27-November-2008|
|Actual Event End Date:||27-November-2008|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 25th April, 2009|