|Object type||Black & white|
|Physical description||Black & white|
|Place made||Vietnam: Binh Duong Province, Ben Cat|
|Date made||September 1964|
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Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Tom Ross of Castle Hill, NSW, sights up his M60 machine gun from a weapon ...
Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Tom Ross of Castle Hill, NSW, sights up his M60 machine gun from a weapon pit near the perimeter of the 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR) lines, during an operation at Ben Cat about forty five miles north of Saigon. L Cpl Ross migrated to Australia from Dumfries in Scotland seven years before joining the Army. [212612 L Cpl Thomas Ross was killed in action on 12 October 1965. Originally buried in Terendak, Malaya, L Cpl Ross' body was repatriated to Australia for re-burial in 2016.]