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2nd Lt Dave Paterson commanded 8 Platoon - Killed In Action 20 March 1971 Huey Charlie Company Site Banner, displaying the RAR Corps Badge, US Presidential Citation, Vietnam Campaign Ribbons & Infantry Combat Badge
Photo Album


Welcome to the Charlie Company Photo Album. The photos are divided into various sections:

Leaving Pictures of Australia & Travelling over to Viet Nam
Operations a) Going Out On Operations;
b) Patrolling & Resupply;
c) Harbouring Up and Ambushing
d) Pick Up at the Landing Zone (LZ)
e) Other Assets (Choppers, Tanks etc)
Nui Dat a) Photos of life back in camp;
b) Photos on the Weapons Range;
c) Photos of areas surrounding Nui Dat
Vung Tau a) Photos of Peter Badcoe Club and Vung Tau;
b) Bar & Bar Girls;
c) Saigon and other R&C areas
Returning a) The final Parade;
b) Sailing back home and arriving in Australia;
c) Early photos of blokes back in Australia after Vietnam


1 Negative strip - clicking on the small picture takes you to the full photo Woodside Lines in 1970
2 On the left hand side there are Menu Items under Pictures, such as Leaving ,clicking those takes you to the Index Page for that section
3 As you go through the individual photos, you will see, Buttons and a Book The Left Button Previous Photo takes you back to page you just left
The book Photo Album takes you to the Index Page for that section
The Right Button Next Photo takes you to the next photo
4 On each page there will be small negatives on the left side showing you the next few photos, click on any small photo to go to that photo.

Make a coffee, click on a Menu Item (above or on the left), or click the right arrow below
and sit back and enjoy your photographic tour of Our Tour Of Duty in Viet Nam

We did our job

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by Bob Wood, Tony Cox, Bob Lewis & members of C Coy
1999 -
Disclaimer:This site has no official links with the Army, Department of Defence, The Royal Australian Regiment or 3 RAR. The site is purely a personal page of recollections & photos of our great adventure and the blokes that shared that adventure. Any errors or omissions are accidental and regretted. Please email the Author and they will be corrected.
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