Two Australian soldiers, 6/1097 2nd Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Ian John Gollings (left) and 1/4641 ...

Accession Number P04866.008
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print other than silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made Malaya
Date made December 1960
Conflict Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

Two Australian soldiers, 6/1097 2nd Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Ian John Gollings (left) and 1/4641 Private Darcy J Furness (right), both of 1 Platoon, A Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), handing out Christmas food to the children of Kampong Lasah. 2nd Lt Gollings later served in South Vietnam with the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV) from 1962-1963.