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Memorial rose garden commemorates Private Ken Sketchley, the first Australia killed in the Korean War.
Private Ken Sketchley of Collie, died on 3 October 1950 when his Bren Gun Carrier tripped a land mine He was a member of the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment which had arrived in Korea only four days previously.
|Address:||Steere Street N & Johnstone Streets, Soldiers Park , Collie, 6225|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.35786|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-October-1950|
|Actual Event End Date:||03-October-1950|