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ID number FOD/71/0305/VN
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 35mm safety base
Photographer Ford, John Alfred
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made c June 1971


South Vietnam. June 1971. A Centurion tank of C Squadron, 1st Armoured Regiment, moving through the jungle. The Squadron supported soldiers of 3rd and 4th Battalions, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR and 4RAR), in Operation Overlord on the border of Phuoc Tuy and Long Khanh Provinces, to the north of the 1st Australian Task Force Base (1ATF) at Nui Dat.