ID number S03603
Title Christmas party 1st Australian Logistic Support Group base Vung Tau, South Vietnam, 1967, recorded by Sergeant Wayne Grant
Collection Sound
Object type To be confirmed
Date made 1967
Physical description sound tape reel; KODAK; 3 3/4 ips/9.5 cm.s; mono; 7 inch
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Note Open
Copying provision Copy provided for personal non-commercial use

Description

Soldiers from 1st Australian Logistic Support Group join with young children from the nearby refugee village, Nam Binh, to sing some of the traditional Christmas carols at their base at Vung Tau in an attempt to bring some peace and happiness not only to themselves, as they can't be home for Christmas, but to the people they are fighting for.

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