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 ...

Collection ID P01770.010
Collection type Photograph
Title 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 ...
Object type Colour
Maker Foster, Keith
Place made Vietnam: Bien Hoa Province, Fire Support Base Coral
Date made 12 May 1968
Copyright AWM Licensed copyright

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 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.