Padre John Carde in Vietnam, circa 1971

Padre (Chaplain) John Carde in Vietnam, circa 1971. The last chaplain to serve with New Zealand's V Force, Padre Carde was known to borrow a pack and M16 rifle and accompany troops on operations.

Listen to Father Carde talk about going out on patrols in Vietnam here.

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Image courtesy Father John Carde

How to cite this page: 'Padre John Carde', URL: http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/photo/padre-john-carde, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 28-Apr-2011