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ID number P04102.025
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 120 safety base
Photographer Parker, David Dare
Place made Qatar
Date made c April 2003
Credit line Acquired through Australian War Memorial official commission 2003


Flags fly in front of the United States tent lines at Camp Snoopy, a United States military base located at Qatar International Airport. An American soldier relaxes on a camp bed in front of the tent in the foreground. The base held combat aircraft and military equipment, and served as a supply point for transport aircraft operating in the region. Camp Snoopy also became the home to Australian Defence Force personnel operating in the region.