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Salute to Vietnam Veterans : 17-20 August 2006 : 40th Anniversary Battle of Long Tan / Australian Government, Department of Veterans' Affairs
Bib ID 6449974
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Description [Canberra] : Australian Government, Department of Veterans' Affairs, 2006 
©2006 
6 posters : black and white ; 59 x 42 cm 
Full contents
  • [Poster 1.] Veterans who served in the 6th Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR), at the Battle of Long Tan in August 1966 take part in a commemorative service held on the battlefield in August 1969 (Australian War Memorial image BEL/69/0556/VN)
  • [Poster 2.] A member of the 8th Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment (8RAR), moves along a jungle path during Operation Atherton in Long Khanh January 1970 (Australian War Memorial image War70/0026/VN)
  • [Poster 3.] An ammuntion party guides a sling of cordite cases to the deck of the Royal Australian Navy guided missile destroyer HMAS Hobart during its third deployment to Vietnam June 1970 (Australian War Memorial image Navy M0628/25)
  • [Poster 4.] Two members of the 1st Armoured Personnel Carrier Squadron distribute baby food to children at the Dong Chua orphanage in Saigon, which was adopted by the Australian Army as part of a Civil Action program, September 1966 (Australian War Memorial image CUN/66/0769/VN)
  • [Poster 5.] A Royal Australian Air Force flight nurse ensures her patients are comfortable for their trip home in a RAAF Hercules, September 1966 (Australian War Memorial image VN/66/055/12)
  • [Poster 6.] A Royal Australian Air Force forward air controller flies a Cessna Bird Dog over a forward area, Vietnam 1967 (Australian War Memorial image PO1953.010).
 
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Subjects Long Tan, Battle of, Vietnam, 1966 -- Anniversaries, etc. -- Posters.  |  Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Anniversaries, etc . -- Posters.  |  Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Campaigns -- Posters.  |  Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Participation, Australian -- Posters.  |  War posters -- Australia.  |  War posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australia. Department of Veterans' Affairs, issuing body  |  Australian War Memorial
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40th Anniversary Battle of Long Tan

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