50th anniversary of battle commemorated

Mt Barker’s Jeff Barrett travelled to Canberra earlier this month to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Operation Overlord, one of Australia’s last major operations in the Vietnam War.

A local army veteran recently travelled to the nation’s capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a major operation in the Vietnam War.
Mt Barker’s Jeff Barrett flew to Canberra earlier this month to take part in a special service honoring Operation Overlord’s commencement on June 7, 1971.