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ID number P10978.001
Collection Photograph
Object type Colour - Digital file JPEG
Maker Gwyn, Vick (Maker)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Potts Point, Garden Island, HMAS Kuttabul
Date made 2 March 2013


Army contingent of the inaugural uniformed Australian Defence Force (ADF) march in the Sydney Mardi Gras parade, prior to the march proper. The 2013 Mardi Gras parade was the first time Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex ADF personnel were allowed to march in uniform, openly representing the ADF. In all, 120 members of the ADF, from Army, Navy and Air Force marched in uniform at this parade. They were supported by members of the Defence Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Information Service (DEFGLIS).