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Photograph - Sergeant ‘Mac’ McDermott, left, and Sgt Len Holmes

From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) The Association does not have a museum or address available to the public. Victoria

Description
Black and white rectangular glossy photograph
Size
H 130 mm x W 160 mm.
Object Registration
0109
Keywords
sergeant mac mcdermott - sgt len holmes - special boat squadron - 2 commando company - specialist training - commando units
Historical information
Sergeant ‘Mac’ McDermott, left, from 3 Commando Brigade and Sgt Len Holmes, Special Boat Squadron, were attached to 1 and 2 Commando Companies in the mid 1950s to conduct specialist training and provide support for the development of the newly raised Commando units
Significance
McDermott and Holmes were crucial in providing specialist training for the newly raised Commando units, that had almost no Commando experience within their own ranks.
Inscriptions & Markings
Sergeant ‘Mac’ McDermott, left, and Sgt Len Holmes
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:08AM