VUNG TAU, SOUTH VIETNAM. 1969-08. TWO NURSING SISTERS CARRY ON THE ANZAC TRADITION AT THE 1ST ...

Place Asia: Vietnam, Vung Tau Special Zone, Vung Tau
Accession Number COM/69/0523/VN
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 35mm safety base
Maker Combe, David Reginald
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

VUNG TAU, SOUTH VIETNAM. 1969-08. TWO NURSING SISTERS CARRY ON THE ANZAC TRADITION AT THE 1ST AUSTRALIAN FIELD HOSPITAL AT VUNG TAU, SOUTH VIETNAM. THE AUSTRALIAN, LIEUTENANT RUTH PAGE OF PARRAMATTA, NSW, LOOKS ON WHILE NEW ZEALANDER CAPTAIN PAMELA MILEY OF TOKOROA, NZ, CHECKS A PATIENT'S RECORD. RUTH IS ONE OF TEN AUSTRALIAN AND TWO NEW ZEALAND ARMY NURSING SISTERS AT THE HOSPITAL.