Nui Dat, South Vietnam. October 1971. Commander of the Australian Force Vietnam (COMAFV), 2289 ...

Accession Number FOD/71/0518/VN
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Ford, John Alfred
Date made 1971
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
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Description

Nui Dat, South Vietnam. October 1971. Commander of the Australian Force Vietnam (COMAFV), 2289 Major General D. B. Dunstan (left), chats with three senior non-commissioned officers he had just presented Long Service and Good Conduct medals to in a ceremony at the 1st Australian Task Force Base (1ATF) at Nui Dat. Recipients of the medals are, left to right: Warrant Officer Class 2 (WO2) Bert Weale of Gaythorne, Qld, a member of HQ Company, 1ATF; WO2 Stephen Carter of Rosewater, SA, a member of 102 Field Workshops, and WO2 Reg Harmes of Townsville, Qld, a member of 12 Field Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery (RAA).