Darwin, NT. 11 November 1999. Private (Pte) Lord (Catering Corps) (seated, centre) and Pte ...

Accession Number P03184.020
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original negative 35mm
Maker Amor, Rick
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 11 November 1999
Conflict East Timor, 1999-2013
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Darwin, NT. 11 November 1999. Private (Pte) Lord (Catering Corps) (seated, centre) and Pte Johnston (seated, right) waiting outside the Air Movements Section at RAAF Base Darwin, with their weapons and packs, prior to their departure for Dili to join the International Force for East Timor (Interfet). Pte Lord will join the 3rd Brigade Administrative Support Battalion once he reaches East Timor. He has a Camelbak water bladder on the ground beside him. Note there is an International soldier, possibly French sitting in the background.

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