BRISBANE, QLD. 1970-04-13. WARRANT OFFICER 2 K. PAYNE RECEIVING THE VICTORIA CROSS FROM HER ...

Unit Australian Army Training Team Vietnam
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Accession Number P01002.085
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Period 1970-1979
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BRISBANE, QLD. 1970-04-13. WARRANT OFFICER 2 K. PAYNE RECEIVING THE VICTORIA CROSS FROM HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II ABOARD THE ROYAL YACHT BRITANNIA. WARRANT OFFICER PAYNE WAS AWARDED THE VICTORIA CROSS FOR EXTREME BRAVERY IN THE FACE OF THE ENEMY IN KONTUM PROVINCE, SOUTH VIETNAM, ON 1969-05-24. WARRANT OFFICER PAYNE WAS A MEMBER OF THE AUSTRALIAN ARMY TRAINING TEAM VIETNAM (AATTV).