Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1219283
Title
Australian Army 6th Battalion prepare for anti-aircraft bombardment, South Vietnam, 1966-7
Date
1966-1977 (C20th)
Description
Preparations for air assault by the Australian Army's 6th Battalion. Firing anti-aircraft guns, day and night shots. From a compilation of colour films shot by Australian Army serviceman Juergen Raasch providing 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 / night / camera / soldier / landing / south vietnam / c company / bombardment / australians / civilians / super 8 camera / man / sixth battalion / men / c20th / filming / wars / asia / australian troops / shooting / fingers in ears / royal australian regiment / military / armies / 60s / historical / anti-aircraft guns / color / conflict / archival / firing / recording / archive / plane / loud / royal new zealand army / 6th battalion / conflicts / 1960s / vietnam war / artillery / footage / deployment for air assault / male / 6 rar / soldiers / vung tau / australian army / vietnamese / infantry / colour / silent / nighttime / cameraman / history / Vũng Tàu / 1966 / 1967 / c20 / c coy / vietnam / video / clip
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 986 MB 198
Copyright
Out of copyright

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