[Re-shoot for Medevac film] DPR/TV/1265

Accession Number F04434
Collection type Film
Measurement 2 min 6 sec
Object type Actuality footage, Television news footage
Physical description 16mm/b&w/silent
Maker Fairley, John Geoffrey
Place made Vietnam: Vung Tau Special Zone, Vung Tau
Date made 6 April 1970
Access Open
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

Patients being carried on stretchers to waiting bus. Patients farewelling medevac patients. Bus drives through gates of 1 ALSG, through Vung Tau to airfield and mates with Hercules aircraft. Unloading of stretchers from the bus to the aircraft. Nurse Sister Karin Clark of Bay of Island, NZ, is serving meals to patients. Doctor Captain T. E. Casey of Woodford, Qld and nurse Sister Pam West of Brisbane, Qld on daily rounds. Doctor checks patient Private Andrew Peters of North Auckland, NZ. Private David Henderson of Dickson, ACT, 8 RAR, moves from bed into a wheelchair, held by nurse Sister Ann Wright of Redcliffe, Qld. Patients relaxing in the sun.