VUNG TAU, SOUTH VIETNAM. 1969-08. AFTER BEING UNLOADED FROM BELL UH-1H "IROQUOIS" HELICOPTER ...

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Accession Number P00448.019
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker RAAF Photographer
Conflict Period 1960-1969
Copyright

Item copyright: Commonwealth of Australia copyright

Description

VUNG TAU, SOUTH VIETNAM. 1969-08. AFTER BEING UNLOADED FROM BELL UH-1H "IROQUOIS" HELICOPTER A2-378 OF NO 9 SQUADRON RAAF A SERIOUSLY INJURED PATIENT IS CARRIED TO A LOCKHEED C-130 HERCULES TRANSPORT FOR MEDICAL EVACUATION TO RAAF BUTTERWORTH MALAYA. IN THE CENTRE OF THE PHOTOGRAPH IS THE RAAF NURSING SISTER WHO WILL ACCOMPANY THE PATIENT ON THE FLIGHT.