|Place||Asia: Vietnam, South Vietnam|
|Object type||Personal Equipment|
|Date made||c 1960s|
Army issue insect repellent
Vietnam era Australian Army issue insect repellent container with contents still inside. Olive Green in colour with instructions on how to use embossed onto one side.
This insect repellent was issued to Allan Jeffrey Prentice who served in South Vietnam with B and A Squadron 1st Armoured Regiment from 25 November 1969 to 12 November 1970. These popular and versatile containers were often used also to carry gun cleaning oil.