|This page of photos was sent to us by our Aussie 8 RAR
Team member, Rusty Morley. I want you all to know that he profusely apologized for
showing Archie Meers butt to the world - (why is it that I find that hard to believe?).
Archie and the guys had met up with the tanks after a track, and hadn't had a wash for
Just for general info - the 8th RAR trained with our Trackers at BJWS. It shows! These photos are circa 1968.
|Nui Dat - where Archie is at least partially clothed, sitting on home-made sandbags outside his tent. This was at the main Australian Base Camp at Nui Dat.|
|This photo shows Mike Connelly with his Tracker dog Trajan.|
|Here's a great shot of Rusty and his Tracker dog Julian.|
|At the "Tracker Wing" - Rusty is standing with Dog Handler Cpl. Bill Jones at Ingleburn, Australia. We're willing to bet that Cpl. Jones was also a "graduate" of the Malay and Borneo operations!|
|This is the unofficial patch of the 3RAR, 9RAR and 8RAR Trackers.
Does anyone know the story behind this logo?
|This newspaper clipping shows Len "Sqizzy" Taylor, Tracker dog Julian and Rusty.|
|Here's Rusty with the Team's mascot - Rachel, the Baby Asian Honey Bear. A special Thank You, to Rusty and all of our Aussie Trackers for all you did then - and all you do now!|