|Object type||Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm|
Paule, John Alan
|Place made||Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Nui Dat|
|Date made||c 1968|
Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright
A Bell Iroquois UH-1H helicopter, serial number A2-377, of 9 Squadron RAAF in an early morning ...
A Bell Iroquois UH-1H helicopter, serial number A2-377, of 9 Squadron RAAF in an early morning operation loading stores for 9 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (9RAR) at their Kapyong base. Several soldiers are using a military jeep for this transfer. As a utility aircraft, logistical support was one of many roles assumed by the squadron in the deployment of aircraft in their continuing support for the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF). 9RAR served in Vietnam for most of 1969.