A Centurion Mk V/1 tank (callsign 92A) of A Squadron, 1st Armoured Regiment, Royal Australian ...

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Accession Number P01669.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour
Physical description Colour
Maker James, Leslie A K
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Long Hai Hills
Date made 26 December 1969
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
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A Centurion Mk V/1 tank (callsign 92A) of A Squadron, 1st Armoured Regiment, Royal Australian Armoured Corps (RAAC), on Route 44 near the Long Hai Hills. The tank is part of a small column of Australian vehicles that are checking for enemy movement in the area. A Vietnamese bus is half off the road, trying to negotiate the blockage caused by the Australian vehicles.