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Surname: 
Tarawa
Initials: 
BAYTeK
Also known as: 
Alfie
Rank: 
Gnr
Corps: 
RNZA
Service number: 
42438
Unit:
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Served in 161 Battery RNZA, 1966-1970. Went to Vietnam in 1967 as a radio operator under the command of Major Tom Martin and completed a 12 month TOD. Wounded (on 20th birthday) when an APC was blown during the Tet Offensive, 1 February 1968. Brother, Vaughn Tarawa, also served in Vietnam with 161 Battery.

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