Name of deceased Australian soldier released
Name of deceased Australian soldier
Christchurch Police have released the name of
the Australian soldier who died after being struck by a
truck and trailer on SH1 near Burnham on Saturday 16
He was Duncan John Orr, aged 31, a resident of
Police enquiries into the fatality
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