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 CMTTU was to train and discipline the Uganda National Liberation Army, which was formed after the overthrow of Idi Amin.

Comments: The Commonwealth Military Training Team Uganda (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.

Gazette: GN26 of 12 Jul 89

Service Type: Non-warlike.

Awards & Qualifying Periods: Australian Service Medal (ASM) (1975 - Present) with Clasp "UGANDA". Posted - 90 days; Visitor / TDY - N/A.

ASM 75 +
ASM 75 +
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