Royal Australian Navy Helicopter Flight Vietnam

  1. The Report of this Inquiry, including the below recommendation, was provided to Government on 3 March 2018.  Advice on acceptance of this recommendation has not yet been provided.  The full report can be accessed here.


  1. Recommendation. The Tribunal recommends that the Royal Australian Navy Helicopter Flight Vietnam be awarded the Unit Citation for Gallantry for acts of extraordinary gallantry in action in South Vietnam from October 1967 to June 1971 and that the citation be also offered to the United States Army’s 135th Assault Helicopter Company.

by Ken McFadyen
Oil on canvas on hardboard, 1968

RAAF's first operation over North Korea
Robert Taylor
Oil on canvas, 1986