Vietnam

The Vietnam Conflict – from 1847 to 1975

1847 – 19611962-196419651966196719681969197019711972
     
Australia’s commitment to Vietnam began on the 3 August 1962 with 30 Military Advisors being sent to assist in training South Vietnamese Forces. 
Our commitment ended in June 1973 with the withdrawal of the last Australian Troops.
1987 – Brigadier Colin Kahn DSO- Speaking of Australian Soldiers in Vietnam

” I saw a rain and sweat drenched man in green, laden like a pack mule, aged 21 going on 50, cutting his way through jungle by day to find and attack the enemy, then laying all night in paddy fields or on trails in ambush.
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