AUSTRALIAN ARMY CONTINGENT –
THE COMMONWEALTH MILITARY TRAINING TEAM - UGANDA
Australia: 18 March 1982 to 24 March 1984.
Strength: Total Strength 20 personnel. 4 Teams of 5 Infantry Officers, Warrant Officers and Senior NCOs. Each team deployed for 6 months.
Area of Operations (AO): Uganda.
Purpose: The role of the Commonwealth Military Training Team Uganda (CMTTU) was to
train and discipline the Uganda National Liberation Army, which was formed after the overthrow of Idi Amin.
Comments: The CMTTU consisted of a 36 man training team from seven Commonwealth countries.
Veteran Entitlement Act (VEA) : Schedule 3; 18 March 1982 to 24 March 1984.
Service Type: Non-warlike.
Awards & Qualifying Periods: Australian Service Medal (ASM) with Clasp 'UGANDA'. Posted - 90 days; Visitor / TDY - N/A.
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette: GN26 dated 12 July 1989
|ASM with Clasp