The flooded area around the tent lines of the 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment ...

Unit 5th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
Place Asia: Vietnam, Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat
Accession Number P02177.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Maker Carroll, Owen Maxwell
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat
Date made June 1966
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
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Description

The flooded area around the tent lines of the 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (5RAR), after monsoon rains. This was the first development of the Australian allocated area in Vietnam that became the base at Nui Dat.