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Wallaby Airlines | 35 Squadron | RAAF Transport Flight Vietnam

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A Brief History of 9 SQN Vietnam

Hello John,             Thank you for sending that report to me.  It makes for interesting reading.  It also records, (rightfully so) that the last 12 to 18 months were probably the most difficult for the squadron and its maintenance.  It was in early October 1971 that the squadron moved out of the “Kanga Pad” and…
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March 1, 2018 0

THAI DANG STORY

Life of a Former South Vietnam Soldier – Click to open


December 27, 2017 0

9 Oct 1999 – 38SQN and 35SQN deploy to East Timor

9 Oct 1999 – 38SQN and 35SQN deploy to East Timor On this day in 1999, members of 38SQN and 35SQN deployed to Dili, East Timor as part of INTERFET. A dozen technicians and an Army Ground Liaison Officer travelled from Darwin to Dili on a RAAF C130. Two Caribous were flown from Darwin to…
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November 8, 2017 0

35 Squadron 75th Anniversary Address – Castle Hill RSL – September 2017

Good day John and Sambo, Thought I would give you an update on the 75th Anniversary function. It was a very enjoyable night. We were seated with CAF AIRMSHL Leo Davies, his wife Rhonda, and CO 35SQN WGCDR Jarrod Pendlebury and his wife Selda. We were able to talk with them a bit but they…
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September 19, 2017 0

Richmond 2015

Colours Parade in Richmond 2015


September 13, 2017 0

John Cameron’s Photo Collection

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August 16, 2017 0

RAAF & The Caribou


August 11, 2017 0

Vietnam in Black & White

Vietnam Memories – in Black and White…


August 8, 2017 0

East Timor Caribou Hijacked

The one and only time a caribou has been hijacked!!!


August 4, 2017 0

Return of 35 Squadron to Richmond 26 February 1972

RAAF base Richmond, NSW 26 February 1972. Shows a formation of No 35 Squadron RAAF Caribou transport aircraft peeling off, landing and taxi in line. Glimpses of the aircrew. Air to air of the four Caribous in flight over Sydney.


July 31, 2017 0