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ID number P01404.028
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Photographer Carpay, Gabriell (Gabe)
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made 18 November 1966 - 3 December 1966
Physical description Black & white
Copyright holder Carpay, Marguerite Anne


Soldiers of 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR), follow an armoured personnel carrier (APC) of 1APC Squadron on patrol through open country during Operation Ingham, a search and destroy operation. The soldiers are armed with a mixture of 5.56 mm M16A1 automatic rifles and 7.62 mm L1A1 self loading rifles.