Uncasing the New Colours

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MAJGEN. Murray Blake (right) and Darryl Lovell (left) prepare to uncase the new colours along with the senior and junior Majors.

It was on the Sunday 29th October 1967 When Darryl Lovell, who, as a Second Lieutentant with 5RAR, was presented the battalion's original colours by His Excellency, the Governor of New South Wales Sir Roden Cutler VC, KCMG, CBE at Holsworthy Barracks. Major General Murray Blake was the officer commanding D Company at the Battle of Binh Ba.

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