FOR/66/0660/VN

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ID number FOR/66/0660/VN
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Date made 1966
Physical description Black & white

Description

LONG TAN, VIETNAM. 8 AUGUST 1966. TREATING A WOUNDED VIET CONG FOUND ON THE BATTLEFIELD AFTER DELTA COMPANY 6TH BATTALION, THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT (6RAR) RETURNED TO THE SCENE OF ITS HEROIC LONE STAND AGAINST A CRACK NORTH VIETNAMESE BATTALION. MORE THAN 200 ENEMY DIED IN THE ACTION.