Service Details
Name:
CARSHALTON
Given Name:
DAVID ASTON
Initials:
D A
Service No:
PR66139
Rank:
Trooper
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Regiment:
Grey Scouts
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Unit:
B Trp
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Unit 2:
Army
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Date of Death:
1976-08-27
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Age:
26
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, in a contact in the Chiredzi area, Op Repulse, gun shot wound to head. While tracking about 70 terrorists, they were ambushed and he was killed in the initial firefight.
Additional
Information:
Ref 'Rhodesian Roll of Honour" by P Geldenhuys (Roll compiled by Dr JRT Wood). Amendments from Rhodesian Combined Forces Roll of Honour 1966-1981, by Adrian Haggett and Gerry van Tonder.
Commemoration
Country:
Zimbabwe
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Cemetery:
CHIPINGE CEMETERY
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