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A plaque commemorates John `Chesty` Bond who was killed in action in the Vietnam War.
Warrant Officer Class 2 John A. Bond, an armoured corps Advisor attached to the 7 South Vietnamese Cavalry, was killed in action at 5.30 am during a enemy mortar and ground attack in Quang Tri Province, 150kms north of Da Nang, South Vietnam, on Anzac Day 1969.
|Address:||2 Smith Street, War Memorial Garden, Lancer Barracks, Parramatta, 2150|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.817017|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||25-April-1969|
|Actual Event End Date:||25-April-1969|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||November-1969|
In Memory Of
JOHN "CHESTY" BOND
AATTV [EX 1/15 RNSWLS]
Killed In Action
Quang Tri Province South Vietnam
25th April 1969
And All Those Of The Regiment Who Have Paid
The Supreme Sacrifice