|Object type||Black & white - Film original acetate|
L'Estrange, Brian Edwin
|Place made||Vietnam: South Vietnam, Saigon|
|Date made||September 1969|
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Portrait of Australia's latest Victoria Cross (VC) recipient, Warrant Officer 2 (WO2) Keith Payne ...
Portrait of Australia's latest Victoria Cross (VC) recipient, Warrant Officer 2 (WO2) Keith Payne of Stafford Heights, QLD. WO2 Payne, An adviser with the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam (AATTV), was awarded the VC for bravery in action in Kontum Province on 24/05/1969.
Payne is wearing a green beret with the US 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) flash, he has placed the metal cap badge of the Royal Australian Regiment over the flash.