Left to right: 4719601 Trooper (Tpr) John Meredith of Carlton, Vic; 5715497 (Tpr) Murray Madden ...

Accession Number EKN/69/0060/VN
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour
Physical description Colour
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made August 1969
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
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Description

Left to right: 4719601 Trooper (Tpr) John Meredith of Carlton, Vic; 5715497 (Tpr) Murray Madden of Albany, WA and 235273 Captain Colin Toll of Puckapunyal, Vic, all of B Squadron 1st Armoured Regiment, keep a watchful eye out for the enemy while villagers from La Van and Vinh Than harvest a Viet Cong (VC) garden. Armoured personnel carriers (APCs) and trucks from the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF) transported the villagers to the site, and soldiers protected them while vegetables were gathered.

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