WELCOME TO OUR RECOGNITION OF RCB CAMPAIGN

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In a nutshell our campaign is to have the Rifle Company Butterworth (RCB)’s service recognised as warlike. The Government, despite the facts discovered since its original decision, says its non-warlike service similar to peacetime garrison duty in Australia.

We have provided evidence of a deception that has denied 9,000 Australian troops and their families certain entitlements to repatriation benefits.

In 1970 RCB was deployed to protect the RAAF assets (aircraft, facilities, servicemen and women and their families) at the Air Base Butterworth Malaysia from 1970 to 1989 at the time when Malaysia was fighting its Counter Insurgency War (1968-1989) against the resurgent communist terrorists.

ADF defend pretext to war for 9000 veterans

ADF defend pretext to war for 9000 veterans

News Limited media's Charles Miranda reports that Defence has copped a battering over how and why it sent 9000 troops to Malaysia during a Communist terrorist insurgency more than 30 years ago with serious implications for future deployments today. The Defence Honours...

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ADF defend pretext to war for 9000 veterans

Courier Mail article – War They Tried to Keep Secret

At last a national media organisation, News Limited media's Charles Miranda, has exposed publicly in the Courier Mail and the Townsville Bulletin the facts of the Australian Army's Rifle Company Butterworth deployments (1970-1989) to protect the RAAF assets...

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URGENT REQUEST FOR ASSISTANCE

URGENT REQUEST FOR ASSISTANCE

The Australian newspaper is doing a follow up story on the DHAAT inquiry this weekend. They want a photo for the story, preferably of a group of us RCB veterans. The photo shoot will be done at Ray Fulcher's house in Wulguru, Townsville. Date and time to be confirmed...

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RCB Update 14 September 2022 – DHAAT

RCB Update 14 September 2022 – DHAAT

Further to our last Update I can report that the Tribunal is nearing the Hearing date. You can see The Tribunal’s terms of reference here and submissions to date here. Of specific interest is the Defence Submission dated 6 July Submission 096 – Chief of the...

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RCB: DHAAT Hearing 23 November 2022 – Video

Comparison: Peacetime and Warlike Service

Defence allege repeatedly that RCB was peacetime training.  Here is an image of peacetime training.  9RQR soldiers engaged in "counter terrorism training" patrolling the perimeter of the Country Bank Stadium in Townsville as part of Exercise Austral.  Note the...

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ADF defend pretext to war for 9000 veterans

DHAAT: RCB Inquiry Submissions Now Online

"As you may have seen, in the last week we published submissions to the RCB inquiry, where the submitter provided consent to make those submissions publicly available, at the below link to our website: Submissions - Inquiry into recognition for service with Rifle...

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