ID numberCOL/67/0325/VN
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative 35mm safety base
MakerColeridge, Michael
Place madeVietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat
Date made29 April 1967
DescriptionTroops from 7th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (7RAR), wait at Luscombe Field, while mates are lifted off by a fleet of Iroquois helicopters. The troops were starting Operation Puckapunyal, a short shakedown for the Battalion which had recently arrived from Australia.