By Greg Dodds We buried Jim Hughes last month. Sunny Jim, a man welcome at any Diggers’ booze up and the scourge of any flaky officer. The Colonel who took 4RAR/NZ (ANZAC) to Vietnam in 1971 and who came within inches of losing an entire company of 120 men to the dreaded 33 Regiment of the North Vietnamese Army (NVA). … Read More
In this article, we describe some of the battle procedure that was initiated when ‘Contact! Wait, out’ crackled over the radio network.
The Operation Wandering Souls project aims to reciprocate the help given to Australia by assisting Vietnam to locate those of its MIAs who died in battle against Australian and New Zealand forces. This would allow the souls of their MIAs to find rest.
E.S. Holt describes the role and activities of the Field Operational Research Section – Vietnam (FORS-V).
Read the perspectives of Ian McQuire, Platoon Commander 9 Platoon, C Company 6 RAR
Read the launch speech by Major General Peter R Phillips AO MC (Retd), delivered at ADFA.