Figurine: Royal Australian Regiment Infantryman, late Vietnam circa 1969-70

Naked Army

This limited edition figurine portrays a RAR or ANZAC Battalion infantryman, late Vietnam period, on patrol wearing late issue 'pixie' style greens and Australian-made M56 equipment. His customized load includes an ARVN pack, collapsible water bladder, extra water bottles and E-tool. He is armed with a Lithgow SAF L1A1 rifle and carries it pointed to the ground to reduce the risk of being silhouetted. His face shows the strain and intensity of patrol work.

Cold-cast bronze figurine, 1:6 scale, 315mm height.