Australia Issued Stamps Remembering Involvement in the Vietnam War

australia-vietnam-war-stampsThe stamp issue is the third in a five-year program focusing on those who have served the nation in conflicts since World War I.The Vietnam War was fought from 1955-1975 between North Vietnam and South Vietnam.Australian troops entered the war in 1962 and did not withdraw until 1971.There are five domestic $1 stamps in the series, highlighting overarching themes such as servicemen in the field; Long Tan Cross; aid by Australian troops; public opposition to the Vietnam War; and the commemoration of those who served.

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