James Canuto HR

Retired Warrant Officer Class Two
Royal Australian Armoured Corp
Australian Regular Army
Vietnam War Veteran

Medals and Awards:
Australian Active Service Medal 1945-1975 Vietnam
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Long Service Medal 15 years with Clasp
Australian Defence Medal
Combat Badge
Returned from Active Service Badge

James Canuto enlisted into the Army on 24 September 1968. James served for 21 years in the Royal Australian Armoured Corp. During his career James completed two tours of Vietnam, from 27 August 1969 to 10 September 1970 and from 9 June 1971 to 9 March 1972. After Vietnam James had postings in Townsville, Puckapunyal, Canungra, Darwin and Sydney. James discharged from the Army in 1989 with the rank of Warrant Officer Class Two. James is one of the founding members of Yarrabah RSL Club. The first Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander RSL Club.