A US Army Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook helicopter delivering stores to 102 Field Battery, Royal Australian Artillery, at Fire Support Base Coral, which is just being established. Purple smoke ...
ID numberP01770.010
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeColour
MakerFoster, Keith
Place madeVietnam: Bien Hoa Province, Fire Support Base Coral
Date made12 May 1968
Physical descriptionColour
DescriptionA US Army Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook helicopter delivering stores to 102 Field Battery, Royal Australian Artillery, at Fire Support Base Coral, which is just being established. Purple smoke indicates the delivery point. At right is one of the unit's M2A2 105 mm Howitzers. Two unidentified soldiers in the foreground are photographing the delivery.