P01669.003

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ID number P01669.003
Collection Photograph
Object type Colour
Maker James, Leslie A K (Photographer)
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Long Hai Hills
Date made 26 December 1969
Physical description Colour
Copyright holder James, Leslie A K

Description

A Centurion Mk V/1 tank of A Squadron, 1st Armoured Regiment, Royal Australian Armoured Corps (RAAC), together with an Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC), on Route 44 near the Long Hai Hills. They are part of a small column of Australian vehicles that are checking for enemy movement in the area. The tank has its gun trained towards the hills.