|Object type||Black & white - Film copy negative|
|Place made||Persian Gulf|
|Date made||c February 1991|
Gulf War, 1990-1991
Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright
Astern of the RAN Guided Missile Destroyer HMAS Brisbane (foreground), the USS New Orleans ...
Astern of the RAN Guided Missile Destroyer HMAS Brisbane (foreground), the USS New Orleans (left), an Iwo Jima class Amphibious Assault Ship, is about to be refuelled by the USS Platte, a Cimarron class Fleet Oiler, which is largely hidden by the Brisbane. The three ships are serving with Battle Force Zulu in the Gulf War, HMAS Brisbane as part of Australia's Operation Damask.