Members of 3rd Platoon, 2/3 Field Company, Royal Australian Engineers (RAA) and their native labourers under the command of Captain R H Beukema, Netherlands East Indies Army, unloading fire ...
ID number110617
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
MakerBurke, Frank Albert Charles
Place madeBorneo: Brunei Bay Area, Seria
Date made1 July 1945
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionMembers of 3rd Platoon, 2/3 Field Company, Royal Australian Engineers (RAA) and their native labourers under the command of Captain R H Beukema, Netherlands East Indies Army, unloading fire fighting equipment from their truck at the scene of an oilwell fire. To date, this unit has extinguished 17 out of the 35 oilwell fires on this field.