Confiscation of rice, Hoa Long, 18 August 1967

Accession Number ART40512
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 49.1 x 33.2 cm (irreg.)
Object type Work on paper
Physical description brown fibre-tipped pen, wash on paper
Maker Fletcher, Bruce
Place made Vietnam, Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Hoa Long
Date made 18 August 1967
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Three Australian soldiers inspecting a large sack of confiscated rice at Hoa Long, Vietnam on 18 August 1967. The troops conducted searches of Vietnamese dwellings and belongings to locate any excess rice or other items that could be used to assist the Viet Cong.