A formal group portrait of officers and men of B Company, 5 Battalion, The Royal Australian ...

Accession Number P03969.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Maker Unknown
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat
Date made c February 1967
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Item copyright: Status to be assessed


A formal group portrait of officers and men of B Company, 5 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (5RAR) during its first tour in South Vietnam from 1966 to 1967. It does not include the full company strength. From top to bottom; left to right: B Fitton; P H Roberts; M G Sherrington; J G Nyhuis; R W Turner; B A Gee; 2782127 Lance Corporal G B Green (KIA); A Nieuenhout; N R Bryant; K M White; R W Meredith; 5713804 Private (Pte) D M Clark (KIA); 2784015 Pte R E Lloyd (KIA); T M Griffiths; J S Botterell; J C Hall; R L Anthony; D Taylor; M A Robinson; F A Robertson; G D Rummer; D R Mann; P G Collins; S J Perry; R N McKenzie; T J Duffy; J E Cappler; P S Wood; G J Martin; 43496 Pte R W Sandow (KIA); W H Edwards; M J Le Breton; R J Sheringham; K J Devlin; R F Wood; F R Clark; H Dorrough; G R Wills; D W McMillan; H A Baird; P R Duell; G D Luck; K J Hodges; D E Hillier; M J Saunders; K J Borger; K M Morrow; J V Murphy; R G Harbourd; K J Butcher; R Carter (cook); N Crane; D J Rose; T K Cullen; R F Nichols; F R Peacock; J J Fitzgerald; B R Tudor; J P McAlister; G N Dunne; R N Francis; L Bockisch; A Fenech; R J Basman; C J Cogswell MM; R S Fergusson; L M O'Connor; D B Tape; E O'Reilly; R G Solomon; 36911 Provisional Lieutenant J Carruthers (DOW); E F Pfitzner; 235136 Temporary Major M B McQualter, company commander (DOW); J H Bates; M G Langley MC; L O'Dea; A E Pott; K J Wass; Jones; 5713751 Pte J C Webster (KIA); L Smale; R G Greig (kneeling); J P Geisler; A D Hillier; R J Mackie; P R Maher; D G Mellowship; C T Hilliard; T J Stevens; M T Harrison; S J Head; M Noonan; W W Binney; R F Hynson; R Besier and G A White.