Medical evacuation, 2nd Field Ambulance, Vung Tau, Vietnam 1967

Unit 2 Field Ambulance
Accession Number ART40580
Collection type Art
Measurement framed: 52.8 cm x 62.9 cm x 5.8 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas on hardboard
Maker Fletcher, Bruce
Place made Vietnam, Vietnam: Vung Tau Special Zone, Vung Tau
Date made 1967
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

A group of soldiers and a Red Cross nurse from the 2nd Field Ambulance, Vung Tau, Vietnam, involved in moving a soldier on a stretcher from an ambulance during a medical evacuation; two helicopters seen above. The nurse has been identified as Winsome Aylilffe.