Australia and the Vietnam War

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Overview: Video - Interview 6 John O'Callaghan

Interview 6 John O'Callaghan [John O'Callaghan Australians at War Film Archive, Interview No.0673] 2.2 MB

During John O’Callaghan’s trip to Vietnam, HMAS Sydney called in at the US Naval Base at Subic Bay in the Philippines. Leading Engineering Mechanic O’Callaghan, RAN, provides a vivid description of the unofficial exchanges of uniform between Australian soldiers and sailors and the US servicemen at Subic Bay.

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