|Place||Asia: Vietnam, Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat|
|Object type||Black & white - Film original negative 120 safety base|
Ward, Peter Anthony
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Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam. 1969-12. Three Australian soldiers carry Viet Cong (VC) small arms ...
Phuoc Tuy Province, Vietnam. 1969-12. Three Australian soldiers carry Viet Cong (VC) small arms from a weapons and explosives cache found in a cave (behind) to a nearby bomb crater for demolition. Left to right: Private Daryl Williams of Temora, NSW; Private John Sigvart of Mount Morgan, Qld and Corporal Gordon Black of Belmont, NSW. The cache, the largest found to date in Phuoc Tuy was discovered by D Company of 6RAR /NZ (ANZAC) (The ANZAC Battalion comprising 6th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment and a component from the 1st Battalion, Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment), during Operation Marsden in the May Tao mountains, twenty three miles north-east of the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF) base at Nui Dat.