Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1219285
Title
Australian soldiers on Vung Tau beach with Vietnamese women, Vietnam, 1966-7
Date
1966-1977 (C20th)
Description
Soldiers from the Australian Army 6th Battalion relaxing on Vung Tau beach, socialising with Vietnamese women who paddle in the sea. POV traveling view of battleships on the horizon. 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 / soldier / sunbed / south vietnam / c company / female / australians / women / civilians / man / sixth battalion / shirtless / men / c20th / leisure / wars / asia / australian troops / messing around / royal australian regiment / surf / messing about / military / armies / 60s / historical / sun-bed / color / conflict / pov from car / archival / having fun / paddling / archive / asian conical hat / horizon / ocean / sea / off duty / playing / sun lounger / swimwear / woman / royal new zealand army / 6th battalion / waves / beach / conflicts / 1960s / vietnam war / footage / male / 6 rar / soldiers / vung tau / australian army / vietnamese / infantry / battleships / colour / silent / traveling shot / 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 506 MB 101
Copyright
Out of copyright

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