MERCER Robert Duncan (Bob) AM RFD ED (RL)

Australian Army Born Perth WA 7 June 1930

Service No: 520659.  Joined 16th/28th Infantry Battalion 1948. Commissioned 1950. Commanded 11th Infantry Battalion 1967-70. CMF Observer South Vietnam July 1967. Assistant Commandant 5 FF/5MD 1976-80. Honorary ADC to Governor-General, Sir John Kerr 1976-79. Retired 1985. Awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) – For service to the Army Reserve: 11 June 1979. Awarded RSL Life membership: 19 November 2001. State War Memorial Sub-Warden. Highgate Golden Oldie.

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