PME Resources

Disaster Response

By 3rd Brigade February 13, 2019

The 3rd Brigade Warfighter Seminar was held on 08 March 2018. The theme of the seminar was 'Regional force projection - Experiences and Challenges of the 'Ready Brigade'.

In this session, Major General (Retired) David Chalmers, Commander Joint Task Force (JTF) 629 (Op ASTUTE 2006), speaks about the 2004 Pacific Tsunami: Deploying and sustaining a regional disaster relief effort.

Click here to access the seminar discussion questions.

Special thanks to Bill Paensuwan and the team from 3CSSB for filming the event and Al Green for editing support.



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The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

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