SASR Abbott, Douglas Robert

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Abbott

  • FORENAME
Douglas Robert

  • UNIT
152 Signals Squadron (SAS)

  • RANK
Corporal

  • NUMBER
2789856

  • DATE OF DEATH
4th March 1976

  • AGE
28

  • GRAVESITE

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 18.9.1947 New South Wales
son of Emily and late Athol Abbott
husband of Pauline Abbott (2 sons Dean and Troy)
conscripted 1.5.1968 Royal Australian Signals
2 Signals Regiment (Signaller)
SAS February 1969
152 Signal Regiment (SAS) 13.4.1969
killed parachuting accident Cunderdin,Western Australia

 
Sleeping with Your Ears Open - On Patrol with the Australian SAS
Warrior Brothers: My Life in the Australian SAS
Do or Die
Behind Enemy Lines: An Australian SAS Soldier in Vietnam
Redback One: The True Story of an Australian SAS Hero
In Action with the SAS: Updated Edition of SAS: Phantoms of the Jungle

Aussie Nick

New Member
Douglas Robert Abbott

The place where the accident took place is "Cunderdin" not as spelt Cunerdin, Western Australia.
 
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