Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial,
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ID number P04101.975
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 35mm safety base
Photographer Parker, David Dare
Place made Iraq: Baghdad
Date made May 2003; c May 2003
Credit line Acquired through Australian War Memorial official commission 2003


Signalman Glenn Parker examines damage to the Presidential Palace North. During the coalition bombing campaign the palace received a direct hit from an American Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) penetrator guided bomb. The palace compound was the location for the Australian National Headquarters (ASNHQ).