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FOR/66/0661/VN

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ID number FOR/66/0661/VN
Collection Photograph
Object types
  • Black & white;
  • Landscape;
Date made 1966
Physical description
  • Black & white;
  • Landscape;

Description

VIETNAM. 19 AUGUST 1966. A WOUNDED VIET CONG PRISONER FOUND ON THE BATTLEFIELD AFTER DELTA COMPANY, 6TH BATTALION, THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT (6RAR), RETURNED TO THE SCENE OF ITS LONE STAND AGAINST A VIET CONG BATTALION AT LONG TAN RUBBER PLANTATION. HE IS BEING QUESTIONED BY 6RAR INTELLIGENCE OFFICER CAPTAIN BRYAN WICKENS, WITH THE HELP OF A VIETNAMESE INTERPRETER. PICTURED, LEFT TO RIGHT: CAPTAIN BRYAN WICKENS; PRIVATE (PTE) STAN HODDER; UNKNOWN VIETNAMESE INTERPRETER, AND PTE DAVID J. COLLINS.