Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1631878
Title
Australian soldiers trek through jungle and swamps and make contact with Viet Cong. Machine guns are fired. Vietnam War 1968
Date
1968 (C20th)
Description
Clip 3 from documentary made for publicity purposes to give insight into the Australian soldiers' experience. The film follows a group of Australian soldiers transiting into Vietnam. Soldiers trek through jungle and swamps and make contact with Viet Cong. Machine guns are fired.
Photo credit
Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
20th century / soldier / south vietnam / australians / c20th / conditions / wars / asia / australian troops / 1st australian task force / military / swamp / armies / 60s / base / narration / historical / gunfire / search and destroy / archival / firing / reading map / viet cong / archive / sound / contact / advancing / jungle / water / black and white / 1960s / vietnam war / paddy field / signalling / footage / wading / soldiers / australian army / machine gun / narrated / voice over / field / operation / history / signal / nui dat / c20 / vo / 1968 / 1 atf / bw / trekking / audio / video / clip
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 868 MB 164
Copyright
Out of copyright

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