David John Sexty

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David John Sexty
Personal Information
Date of Birth 11 Oct 1919
Place of Birth Perth, Western Australia
Death 3 Aug 1941
Place of Death Tobruk, Libya
Age at Enlistment 20 years, 8 months
Next of Kin Father , Mr Reginald Sexty
Military Information
Reg Number WX6358
Date of Enlistment 16 Jul 1940
Rank Corporal
Unit/Formation 2/28th Australian Infantry Battalion
Fate KIA 3 Aug 1941 Libya
Monument Armadale War Memorial
Australian War Memorial
Medals 1939-45 Star
Africa Star
War Medal 1939-45
Australian Service Medal 1939-45

War Service

Killed in the attack on Sugar 6 and Sugar 7 posts at Tobruk on 3 Aug 1941.

  • Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya
  • David's gravesite


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