Major Peter John Badcoe VC - Australian Army Training Team, Vietnam


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: MALAYSIA

Name Peter John
BADCOE
Thomas Currie,
DERRICK
John Bernard,
MACKEY
Arthur Stewart King,
SCARF
Rank Major Lieutenant Corporal Squadron Leader
Force Australian Army Training Team, Vietnam 2 / 48th Bn, AIF 2 / 3rd Pioneer Bn, AIF 62 Squadron, Royal Air Force
VC won Thua Thien Province, Vietnam,
23 February, 7 March, 7 April 1967
Sattelberg, New Guinea,
24 November 1943
Tarakan Island, Borneo,
12 May 1945
Over Malaya,
9 December 1941
London Gaz 13 October 1967 23 March 1944 8 November 1945 21 June 1946
Born Adelaide, South Australia
11 January 1934
Medindie, Adelaide, South Australia,
20 March 1914
Leichhardt, Sydney, NSW,
16 May 1922
Wimbledon, London,
14 June 1913
Died 7 April 1967,
Vietnam *
24 May 1945,
Tarakan Island, Borneo
12 May 1945,
Tarakan Island, Borneo *
9 December 1941,
Alor Star Hospital, Malaya *
Grave Terendak Garrison Camp Cemetery, Malaya Labuan War Cemetery, Sabah, Malaysia Labuan War Cemetery, Sabah, Malaysia Taiping War Cemetery, Malaya
Location
of VC
Government of South Australia, Adelaide
( on loan to the Australian War Memorial )
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australian War Memorial, Canberra Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon
Remarks * Killed during his third VC action DCM
* Killed in action
* Killed during his VC action * Died following his VC action

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