ID number ART40631
Title Digger on patrol, sitting on an armoured personnel carrier, 2 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, Vietnam
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker McFadyen, Ken (Artist)
Places made
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made c 1968
Medium charcoal, rubbing out on paper
Measurement overall: 58.5 x 39.9 cm


Head and shoulders portrait of an Australian soldier on patrol from the 2nd Battallion, Royal Australian Regiment, near Thua Tich, Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam. He is seated on armoured personnel carrier and looking up at US jets flying past during Operations Santa Fe.