A Bell Iroquois helicopter of 9 Squadron RAAF carrying an external load of barbed wire in a ...

Accession Number P02975.012
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm
Maker Paule, John Alan
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province, Fire Support Base Lion
Date made c 1968
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
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Description

A Bell Iroquois helicopter of 9 Squadron RAAF carrying an external load of barbed wire in a cargo sling. These aircraft carried out many roles and were much in demand to support the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF) which was then engaged in extensive military operations.

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