Along the road from Nui Dat to Fire Support Base (FSB) Avenger. To protect road convoys, mine ...

Accession Number P02975.013
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm
Maker Paule, John Alan
Place made Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province
Date made c 1969
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
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Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

Along the road from Nui Dat to Fire Support Base (FSB) Avenger. To protect road convoys, mine clearing tasks were regularly carried out by soldiers of 9 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (9RAR). This road, designated as National Route Two, was the main provincial road which passed through the Long Green. Features of the Long Hai hills are visible in the background.

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