|Object type||Colour - Digital file JPEG|
|Place made||Afghanistan: Qandahar Province, Kandahar|
|Date made||13 October 2009|
Door gunner with dust mask fitted to his flying helmet on board a Chinook. This photograph was taken by Nick Fletcher, Australian War Memorial Senior Curator of Military Heraldry and Technology, as part of the Memorial's Curators in the Field programme. Nick travelled to Afghanistan with the Australian Defence Force in October 2009, together with official war artist Shaun Gladwell.