Binh Ba, South Vietnam. 1969-06. Bodies of dead North Vietnamese Army (NVA) troops who attempted ...

Accession Number BEL/69/0388/VN
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Maker Bellis, Christopher John
Date made 1969
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Binh Ba, South Vietnam. 1969-06. Bodies of dead North Vietnamese Army (NVA) troops who attempted to hold the rubber plantation village are laid out in an open area so they can be checked for documents before burial. In the foreground are 4719590 Trooper (Tpr) Ken Wilson (left) and 5715768 Tpr Laurie Sullivan (right) of B Squadron, 1st Armoured Regiment, Royal Australian Armoured Corps, discussing the breech mechanism of a .30 machine gun mounted on Centurion tank callsign 24C which took part in the battle.

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