Second-Lieutenant Kerry. P. RinkinPrint Page
A monument commemorates Second-Lieutenant Kerry.P. Rinkin who was killed in action in South Vietnam in 1967.
Kerry Rinkin was promoted to Second Lieutenant six months after call up on June 30, 1965. He was Platoon Commander of 4 Platoon B Company when on April 7, 1967 he was wounded by a mine. He died of his wounds three hours later in 2 Field Ambulance, Vung Tau.
|Address:||Davis Street, St Clare`s High School, Taree, 2430|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.896667|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||07-April-1067|
|Actual Event End Date:||07-April-1967|
In Memory of
2nd Lt. Kerry P. Rinkin.
K.I.A South Vietnam
7th April 1967
Student Rosary School Taree 1958 - 1960
Lest We Forget