|Place||Africa: Somalia, Baidoa|
|Place made||Somalia: Baidoa|
|Date made||c April 1993|
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Baidoa, Somalia. c.1993-04. 362899 Warrant Officer 2 Richard Klima, Company Sergeant Major, ...
Baidoa, Somalia. c.1993-04. 362899 Warrant Officer 2 Richard Klima, Company Sergeant Major, Support Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), serving with the Australian contingent to the Unified Task Force in Somalia (UNITAF). He is beside a makeshift washing machine built by Corporal Peter Chalker from a design by Corporal Chad Hughes, also of Support Company. Made from a cable reel, with an ammunition box welded on to form an opening, the machine is in the collection of the Australian War Memorial. (Donor R. Klima)