Chipyong-ni (Hill 614), South Korea. February 1951. It is heavy going through knee-deep snow for ...

Place Asia: Korea, Chipyong-Ni
Accession Number HOBJ2087
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 120 safety base
Maker Hobson, Phillip Oliver
Place made South Korea
Date made c 27 February 1951
Conflict Korea, 1950-1953
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Chipyong-ni (Hill 614), South Korea. February 1951. It is heavy going through knee-deep snow for this stretcher party of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR), taking out a casualty during Operation Killer. Known to be in the group are: Charlie Thorburn of Vic; Corporal R. Arthur Quintrell; L. Swanwick (Swanny), and Sergeant Tom Murray GM.

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