ZUCCATO, Pietro Primo

  1. Service Details
  2. Personal Details
  3. Unit and Rank Details
  4. Commemoration
  5. Notes
  6. Sources

Service Details

Branch of Service
Army
Conflict
Vietnam War

Personal Details

Gender
Male
Date of Birth
01/02/1946
Place of Birth
Italy
Address (at enlistment)
Lindsay Street, Narrabundah ACT
School(s) Attended
St. Edmund's College, Griffith
Next of Kin
Francesco and Elvira Zuccato (parents), Lindsay Street, Narrabundah ACT

Unit and Rank Details

Service Number
2784258
Final Rank
Trooper
Final Unit
3rd Cavalry Regiment, Royal Australian Armoured Corps

Commemoration

St. Edmund's College Memorial, corner McMillan Crescent and Canberra Avenue, Griffith

Notes

Peter Zuccato was a National Serviceman who arrived in Vietnam with 1 Australian Reinforcement Unit on 22 July 1967 before joining A Squadron, 3 Cavalry Regiment on 12 November 1967. His squadron used Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) and was involved in the defence of allied bases in the border area of Bien Hoa and Long Khanh Provinces in early 1968. His tour ended on 23 April 1968.

Sources

Nominal Roll of Vietnam Veterans http://www.vietnamroll.gov.au
ACT Electoral Rolls 1916 to 1967 http://canberraheritageportal.org/default.php
The Canberra Times - 24 January 1963

Create Certificate
Commemoration plaque, St. Edmund

Commemoration plaque, St. Edmund

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