Digger cleaning M60 rounds, B Company, 2 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment
ID numberART40651
Collection typeArt
TitleDigger cleaning M60 rounds, B Company, 2 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment
Measurementoverall: 58.5 x 39.4 cm (irreg.)
Object typeDrawing
MakerMcFadyen, Ken
Place made
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
  • Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Xuyen Moc
Date made1967-1968
Physical descriptioncharcoal, rubbing out on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionAn Australian soldier from 'B' Company, 2 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, is shown cleaning M60 rounds after blowing up a large Viet Cong complex during Operation Kenmore, Xuyen Moc district, Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam. This operation took place between September and October 1967.