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Booklet - 50th Anniversary of the Rip Exercise: Commemorative booklet

From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) Victoria

Description
Rectangular soft paperback cover, blue, with image, 20 pages plus cover.
Size
175 by 250 mm.
Object Registration
0114
Keywords
rip disaster - military training- 2 commando company - major phillip bennett - roger wood - taffy drakopoulos - eddie meyer
Historical information
The booklet was presented to all attendees at the 50th anniversary services in 2010 of the 1960 Rip disaster, and relates the circumstances of the event and gives brief biographies of those lost.
Significance
The booklet outlines the Rip tragedy, that brought about significant changes to the safety requirements of military training, both seaborne and in general.
Inscriptions & Markings
Cpoyright 1st Commando Regiment Association (Victoria) Inc 2010.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM