The Farrell brothers, 1969

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Ron and Terry Farrell

Twin brothers Ron (left) and Terry Farrell pictured at Nui Dat in 1969. Ron served with HQ V Force, while Terry was a gunner with 161 Battery. At the time, they were believed to be the first set of New Zealand twins to serve in a war zone at the same time since the Second World War.


Image courtesy Terry Farrell

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