Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number P02177.002
Collection Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original negative 35mm
Maker Carroll, Owen Maxwell (Photographer)
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat
Date made June 1966
Copyright holder Carroll, Owen Maxwell


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.