5RAR Tiger Logo Men of the 5RAR Battalion

 
5RAR Mortar Platoon 1st Tour Men of Mortar Platoon waiting for choppers 1966-67

(From Lto R): Peter Craig, Peter Devine, Bruce Mison, 'Dusty' Miller, Cliff Dibden, Ashley Eyles, Les Carlyon, Bert Carylon (RAAF), and Bob 'Stumpy' Maisey (Squatting).

Note the American steel helmets: these were worn on the few occasions when the Aussies were expecting possible retaliatory mortar fire from the Viet Cong




 

 

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