Alan Strang checking gun sight

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Shirtless man looking through gun sight of artillery gun. A small Māori doll sits above him.

Gnr Alan (Sandy) Strang checking gun aiming points on Charlie gun, 161 Battery, Vietnam, circa 1970–1971.

The small Māori doll adorned the gun sights for some months. It is now in the possession of Alan Strang.


Image courtesy Alan Strang

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