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HONOUR ROLL

The honour roll represents members who were ‘Killed in Action” or “Died in Service.
Members that have “died in service” were current serving members at the time of death, from illness in service, suicide, or died in training.

The ASASA encourages all veterans and their families to consider entering their personal histories onto The Virtual War Memorial website. Just click the button to go to the "Virtual War Memorial", search for the person and if not listed you can add the details.

SGT BLAINE DIDDAMS MG

Jul 2, 2012

Blaine was killed during an engagement with insurgents on operations in Afghanistan on 2 July 2012.

TPR JASON BROWN

Aug 13, 2010

Jason died as a result of gunshot wounds sustained in an engagement with Taliban insurgents on 13 August 2010. He was 29.

SGT MATTHEW LOCKE MG

Oct 25, 2007

Sergeant Locke was on a patrol when fatally wounded by small arms fire from Taliban extremists.

SIG SHAUN McCARTHY

Jan 15, 2007

Sean McCarthy was killed in a road-side bomb attack in the Uruzgan Province on Tuesday 8 July 2008.

TPR JOSHUA NATHAN NOEL PORTER

Nov 29, 2006

Josh died on 29 November 2006 in a helicopter crash aboard a Royal Australian Navy vessel whilst deployed to the South West Pacific on OPERATION QUICKSTEP.

WO2 DAVID RUSSELL NARY

Nov 6, 2005

Dave died on 6 November 2005 as a result of a training accident while deployed to the Middle East Area of Operations.

SGT ANDREW RUSSELL

Feb 16, 2002

Russell was travelling through southern Afghanistan with four other Australian soldiers when their Long Range Patrol Vehicle struck a land mine, severely injuring him. He was taken to a US military hospital, where he succumbed to his wounds.

CPL DARREN JOHN SMITH

Jun 12, 1996

Darren died on 12 June 1996 when two Black Hawk helicopters crashed at High Range training area near Townsville in Queensland.

LCPL GLEN DONALD HAGAN

Jun 12, 1996

Glen died on 12 June 1996 when two Black Hawk helicopters crashed at High Range training area near Townsville in Queensland.

CPL MIHRAN AVEDISSIAN

Jun 12, 1996

Mihran died on 12 June 1996 when two Black Hawk helicopters crashed at High Range training area near Townsville in Queensland.

LCPL DAVID BRIAN FROST

Jun 12, 1996

David died on 12 June 1996 when two Black Hawk helicopters crashed at High Range training area near Townsville in Queensland.

CPL BRETT STEPHEN TOMBS

Jun 12, 1996

Brett died on 12 June 1996 when two Black Hawk helicopters crashed at High Range training area near Townsville in Queensland.

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