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ID number DNE/65/0235/VN
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Maker Dunne, Bryan Rupert (Maker)
Place made Vietnam: Bien Hoa Province
Date made c 1965
Physical description Black & white


Bien Hoa, Vietnam. 1965-08. A young monkey sits on the shoulder of Corporal Don Elder of Mount Hawthorn, WA, a member of the Australian Logistic Support Company. The monkey wandered into the Company lines and was immediately promoted to the rank of mascot.