Description

Description: Operation Gold Patch – Sydney Olympics – 2000

Condition: Near Mint

Comments: Operation Gold Patch – Sydney Olympics – 2000 (no velcro). Worn by members of the ADF assigned to support Operation Gold.

Joint Task Force (JTF) Gold was the Australian Defence Force unit formed to provide security and general support for the 2000 Summer Olympics which was held in Sydney, Australia. JTF Gold had a strength of over 4000 personnel drawn from all three services and was commanded by Brigadier Gary Byles. The JTF consisted of several unit sized elements, each responsible for specific security or general support.