Four members of A Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), relaxing and ...

Accession Number P04866.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print other than silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made Malaya
Date made c 1959-1960
Conflict Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

Four members of A Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), relaxing and playing cards on a bed in a tent at their Company base camp at Lasah. Left to right, Private (Pte) Alec Plummer; 1/4689 Pte Neil Roland 'Lofty' Eiby, who later served in 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR); 1/5077 Pte Thomas Norman (Tom) Gibb; and 1/4641 Pte Darcy J Furness.