First Impressions of Congo
Interviewed for MAOHP - 15/12/2017
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Here, Company Sergeant Joe Mallon speaks about his first impressions of landing in the Congo in 1960 with the 32nd Battalion. He discusses the challenges of the hot climate as well as reactions to the vaccinations and inoculations which they had received in Dublin.