|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2007|
Private Ashley Baker 19 years old from Gladestone in Queensland died from a single bullet fired from his own steyr rifle in Timor. Sources say the main lines of inquiry suggest an accident or suicide. Ashley who was with the Second Battalion of the Royal Australian Regiment was in Timor less than a month. Days before his death Ashley made entries on his MySpace page describing patrols he had undertaken in East Timor. He described himself as a Scientologist and a fan of heavy metal, like AC/DC Metallica and Ramstein. His favourite films, Romper Stomper and American History X. Under Hero's he wrote, " Hero's Get People Killed " He was the 2nd Australian Soldier to die on operations in East Timor.
May Ashleys poor soul be at peace.
Thank you so much to Safely Home for sponsoring Ashley.
Maintained by: Muriel Butler
Originally Created by: SerenityNow
Record added: Nov 11, 2007
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