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A plaque commemorates Private Dennis Bracewell of Epping who was killed in action in Vietnam in 1967 aged 21.
The plaque was dedicated by Rev Peter Boase Epping RSL chaplain and the Anglican Bishop of Bathurst the Rt Rev Richard Hurford OAM who was a classmate of Dennis at Trinity College.
Private Bracewell was a jackeroo and stock and station auctioneer when he was called up in 1965. The forward scout with 6RAR was wounded at Ap My An, Phuoc Tuy Province on March 23, 1967 and died seven days later.
|Address:||Bridge Street, Boronia Park, RSL Memorial, Epping, 2121|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.774722|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||30-March-1967|
|Actual Event End Date:||30-March-1967|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 20th April, 2011|
Private D. H. Bracewell
6 Bn. Royal Australian Regiment
Born : Epping NSW
Died : South Vietnam 30-03-1967