7RAR Troops Dash From A United States Army Iroquois Helicopter
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Troops from 7RAR dash from a United States Army Iroquois helicopter, one of 20 that dropped the battalion at the landing zone, to launch Operation Lismore, their first major mission against the Viet Cong. From left: Private (Pte) Ken Aspinal, Pte Jozsef Csorba and Pte Peter Gates from the Fire Assault Platoon, Support Company. Peter Gates described the operation in a letter to his family.
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Original version: Collection with various creators donated by Bernie Weisz; Archival digital version: SLCC Digital Archives. IN COPYRIGHT.
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