|Object type||Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm|
Paule, John Alan
|Place made||Vietnam: Phuoc Tuy Province|
|Date made||c 1969|
Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright
235066 Major (Maj) David Chinn, Operations Officer, 1 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment ...
235066 Major (Maj) David Chinn, Operations Officer, 1 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), from 5 October 1968 to 13 February 1969, stands in front of a sand-bagged Command Post (CP) during a visit to Fire Support Base (FSB) Lynx 35 km north east of Nui Dat. Other 'hootchies', makeshift shelters made of ponchos and tarpaulins, appear behind the CP. Maj Chinn later served as the General Staff Officer Grade 2 (Operations) [GSO2(Ops)] at the Headquarters of the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF).