Surname: 
Don
First name(s): 
Alastair John Sherwood
Rank: 
Sgt
Corps: 
RNZA
Service number: 
37221
Unit:
Honours & Awards: 

Military Merit Medal (SVN), Cross of Gallantry with Palm (SVN)

Date of Birth: 
Sunday, 27 March 1938
Date of death: 
Tuesday, 14 September 1965
Place of burial: 
Terendak, Malaysia
Notes: 

Killed in action, 14 September 1965 – vehicle hit command detonated mine at Ben Cat. Read citation for Cross of Gallantry with Palm.

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.