Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1219287
Title
Australian army watching an American band in Vietnam, 1966-7
Date
1966-1977 (C20th)
Description
Large group of Australian soldiers, some shirtless, sit watching an American pop group perform. Comedian dressed as a farmer comes on stage and makes crude gesture. Vietnam 1966/7. From a compilation of colour films shot by Australian Army serviceman Juergen Raasch provides an intimate insight into the life and times of C Company (Coy) 6 RAR during their deployment to Vietnam.
Photo credit
Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
20th century / farmer / soldier / south vietnam / c company / australians / guitarist / man / sixth battalion / shirtless / crude / musician / men / c20th / wars / asia / australian troops / musicians / royal australian regiment / military / armies / 60s / historical / band / color / conflict / archival / entertainers / live music / archive / pop group / singing / off duty / army trucks / guitar / comedian / royal new zealand army / 6th battalion / entertainer / american / conflicts / 1960s / vietnam war / entertainment / footage / male / audience / 6 rar / soldiers / australian army / army base / infantry / colour / silent / americans / history / 1966 / 1967 / c20 / c coy / crass / hick / video / clip
Intervals
Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 360 MB 72
Copyright
Out of copyright

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