29635 Lieutenant (later Temporary Captain) Robert Bruce Milligan, undergoing the 'Crossing the ...

Accession Number P08811.018
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm
Maker Townsend, Gary
Place made At sea
Date made April 1966
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

29635 Lieutenant (later Temporary Captain) Robert Bruce Milligan, undergoing the 'Crossing the Line' ceremony aboard HMAS Sydney during the journey of the 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (5RAR) to Vietnam . Temporary Captain Milligan was killed in action on 14 February 1967.