Major General (Maj Gen) Peter Cosgrove on the wharf at Dili, accompanied by his bodyguard ...

Accession Number P04504.007
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Digital file TIFF
Maker Parker, David Dare
Date made c September 1999
Conflict East Timor, 1999-2013
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Major General (Maj Gen) Peter Cosgrove on the wharf at Dili, accompanied by his bodyguard Corporal Kirsty Hearn. Behind him is HMAS Jervis Bay. Maj Gen Cosgrove is commander of the International Force in East Timor (INTERFET). As such, he is responsible for the largest Australian overseas deployment since the Vietnam War, and forces from 22 countries.

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