|Object type||Firearm accessory|
|Physical description||Leather, Metal, Vinyl|
|Location||Main Bld: Vietnam Gallery: Ramp: Iroquois|
|Date made||c 1969|
Holster and belt : Leading Aircraftman J Fitzpatrick, 9 Squadron RAAF
Black leather pistol holster with ammunition belt. The weapon is secured in the vinyl-lined leather holster by a leather strap fastened with a press stud. The belt has a metal buckle fastening and there are 24 leather loops sewn along the belt to hold ammunition. The inside of the belt is marked with 'FITZ'S'. Attached to the belt is a lanyard.
Associated with the service of A224803 Leading Aircraftman John Fitzpatrick, born 23 August 1950 in Mudgee, NSW. Fitzpatrick served in Vietnam as an Airfield Defence Guard (grade 2) with 9 Squadron RAAF from 10 January to 31 August 1970.