Retired Royal Australian Navy Commander honoured

SERVICE RECOGNISED: Retired Royal Australian Navy Commander Peter Coulson with a photograph of Australian naval helicopter pilot Lieutenant Anthony Casadio in the Mount Gambier RSL Museum. The flight in which Lt Casadio served during the Vietnam War has recently been honoured for “extraordinary gallantry in action”. Picture: LEON RADEMEYER

THE unit of Mount Gambier’s first casualty of the Vietnam War – naval helicopter pilot Lieutenant Anthony “Tony” Casadio – has been honoured for gallantry, 49 years after he was killed in action in South Vietnam.

This follows Australian Governor General

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