P01306.028

Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number P01306.028
Collection Photograph
Object types
  • Black & white
  • Landscape
Maker Gowing, Christopher L (Photographer)
Date made 1961
Physical description
  • Black & white
  • Landscape
Copyright holder Gowing, Christopher L

Description

MALAYA, 1961. TWO SOLDIERS OF C COMPANY, 1ST BATTALION, THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT (1RAR), GOING INTO OPERATIONS BY CANOE, L1A1 SELF-LOADING RIFLES (SLR) AT THE READY ON THE SUNGEI RHUI (RIVER), NORTH MALAYA. LEFT TO RIGHT: JERRY SHAWCROSS, THE RIVER BOATMAN HIRED TO TRANSPORT THEM, RICK ESBAHA. (DONOR C. GOWING)