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ID number P04641.105
Collection Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original transparency (positive) 35mm
Maker Bushby, Donald Douglas George (Doug) (Photographer)
Place made Korea: Jamestown Line Area, Hook (Korea)
Date made c 28 July 1953


Australian soldiers, probably of the 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (2RAR), stand above their front line trenches at the Hook feature. One of a series of photographs taken by the Australian Mr Douglas (Doug) Bushby in his capacity as a UN accredited War Correspondent. Mr Bushby devoted much of his time to relief and missionary work amongst Korean refugees, orphans and North Korean and Chinese prisoners of war.