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 ...

Collection ID EKN/69/0060/VN
Collection type Photograph
Title 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 ...
Object type Colour
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made August 1969
Copyright AWM copyright

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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