[Christmas messages 1967] Western Australian version DPR/TV/752 (Soldiers greetings from Vietnam)

Accession Number F04686
Collection type Film
Measurement 26 min 53 sec
Object type Actuality footage, Television news footage
Physical description 16mm/b&w/sound
Maker Defence Public Relations (DPR)
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat, Vietnam: Quang Nam Province, Da Nang, Vietnam: South Vietnam, Saigon, Vietnam: Vung Tau Special Zone, Vung Tau
Date made 1967
Access Open
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Christmas greetings to family and friends from Australians serving in Vietnam. Produced for broadcast on Western Australian television by the Australian Army Directorate of Public Relations. Location filmed: Nui Dat. 1. 13 Major General (Maj Gen) Douglas Vincent HQ AFV. Location filmed: Saigon. 2. 52731 Robert James Popperwell AFV Pro Unit of Cloverdale, WA 3. 54422 Captain (Capt) Nicoll Masonjones AATTV of Perth 4. 52506 Warrant Officer (WO) ['Ozzie'] Leslie Daniel Osborn AATTV of Perth 5. 58723 Sergeant (Sgt) Barry John Wilson 110 Sig Sqn of South Perth 6. 14752 Staff Sergeant (SSgt) Rodney Joseph Painter 110 Sig Sqn of Bayswater, Perth. Location filmed: Danang. 7. 21453 Warrant Officer Albert Andrew Haberley AATTV of Perth 8. LAC Ray Ayers (?) No 2 Sqn RAAF of Mangara, WA. Location filmed: Nui Dat 9. 2389 Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) Eric Harold Smith CO 7 RAR 10. 43670 David Alexander Miller Det 1 Comm Z Postal of Perth 11. 571490 Sapper (Spr) Leslie Ronald Verco 21 Eng Spt Tp of Picton, WA 12. Corporal Harry Hexham or Rexham (?) of Perth 13. 5411658 Private (Pte) Graham Steele 'C' Coy 7 RAR 14. 37648 Pte Bruce Albert Dalgleish 7 RAR of Rockingham 15. 5715028 Pte Brian Roger Walton 7 RAR of [Lawrechitter?] Check 16. 5714538 Pte Kevin James Kirkup 7 RAR 17. 55222 Pte James Winston Cummims 7 RAR of Bolt (?), WA. 18. 5714570 Pte George Kennington Nichols 2 RAR of Sherwood Station, Meekatharra 19. Pte Greg Bates (?) of Mona Vale, WA 20. 5714518 Pte Ralph Phillip Hoger 2 RAR 21. 5714344 Gunner (Gnr) Bryce Ernbert Wakefield 4 Field Regiment (Fd Rgt) of Perth, WA 22. 5411693 Gnr Darryl William Cooper 4 Fld Rgt of Morley, WA 23. 5714449 Gnr Edwin John Avery 4 Fld Rgt of Mount Hawthorn, WA 24. 55223 Gerad William Woodruff HQ 1 ATF of Perth 25. 5411613 Pte William Douglas Suiter 161 Indep Recce Flt. of Perth 26. SSgt Gerry Laton of Joondanna (?) 27. 5714254 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Ross Graeme Bond 104 Siq Sqn of Picton 28. 213439 Barry Edward Glover 1 SAS of Morawa or 44096 Kenneth Peter Glover 17 Const Sqn 29. 5411172 Bernard John Delgado 1 SAS of Coneup (?) WA (Nominal Roll has above as serving 1970-71) 30. 53151 Sergeant (Sgt) Lawrence Edmund Fraser 1 SAS Sqn of Dollga (?) 31. 43378 Byron Charles Hunt Det 152 Sig Sqn of Bentley, WA 32. 235007 Lt Col Noel Russell Charlesworth OC 2 RAR. Location filmed: Vung Tau 33. 18835 Cpl Trevor George Gordon HQ AFV of Pittsworth, QLD 34. 5714498 Pte Allan John Grownow 20 Ord Stores 2AOD of Perth, WA 35. F1477 Sister (Sr) Amy Margaret Pittendrieg RAANC of Manjimup 36. 5714352 Craftsman (Cfn) Graeme Leslie McDonald 17 Const Sqn of Cannington 37. 5714513 Pte Terence Anthony Healy 2 Tpt Pl of Dalkeith 38. 5714552 Pte Reginald Stonely Arnold 85 Tpt Pl (Tipper) of Sawyers Valley 39. 55028 Cfn Peter Grygeil 102 Fd Wkshp of Bakers Hill 40. 93186 Leading Seaman (SMN) Michael John Currie CDT3 of Rivervale 41. 93754 Barry Arthur Todd HFV of Bassendean 42. 19198 Graham Thomas Barnett Tpt Flt. 35 Squadron (Sqn) RAAF of Maryborough, QLD 43. 32824 Sgt Gerald Adrian Burton No 9 Sqn RAAF of Dianella, Perth 44. 54683 Pte Graeme Stewart Daniels HQ 1 ASLG of East Victoria Park.

Film order form
  • Video of [Christmas messages 1967] Western Australian version DPR/TV/752 (Soldiers greetings from Vietnam) (video)