Surname: 
Wright
First name(s): 
David Nelson
Rank: 
Pte
Corps: 
RNZIR
Service number: 
43223
Unit:
W3
Date of Birth: 
Friday, 30 August 1946
Date of death: 
Thursday, 19 March 1970
Place of burial: 
Esk Valley, Timaru
Notes: 

Wounded in action during operations in Phuoc Tuy province, 30 January 1970. Medevaced to Sydney, Australia but died of wounds, 19 March 1970.

Disclaimer

The Vietnam List is an updated version of New Zealand's original Vietnam nominal roll – the Flinkenberg List – compiled by Captain Con Flinkenberg in 1972. Name, rank and unit information are from New Zealand military pay records. Read more about the Vietnam List.