Digger on patrol, 7 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, Operation Forrest
ID numberART40658
Collection typeArt
TitleDigger on patrol, 7 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment, Operation Forrest
Measurementoverall: 56 x 38 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerMcFadyen, Ken
Place made
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made1967
Physical descriptioncharcoal, rubbing out on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionAustralian soldier setting out on patrol during Operation Forrest, Phouc Tuy Province, Vietenam. Operation Forrest ran from November 1967 to January 1968. His kit includes four water bottles and two basic pouches for ammunition, cleaning gear and hand grenades.