The Vietnam War Starts in 1962

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The start of the Vietnam War in 1962. A very different kind of war. Medical evacuation meant that casualties were treated quickly in hospital then flown back to Australia to military hospitals. Were teaching hospitals involved or did the work go through the military hospitals. However, some of our grads, prof fletcher for one did military work – surgery on casualties here in Bankstown. Ptsd develops after war. Medical students involved in Freedom Ride for Aboriginal Rights in 1964 Something about freedom rides, aboriginal activism and Andrew Refshauge