2 Platoon, Victor 3 Company, 1968

Members of 2 Platoon, Victor 3 Company at Terendak in Malaysia, February 1968. This picture was taken prior to their deployment to Vietnam.

Back row (left to right): Pte H. T. Coombe, Unknown (x2), Pte Bob Whibley.

Third row (left to right): Unknown (x3), Pte Lou Brown, Unknown (x3), Pte Rob Dil, Unknown.

Second row (left to right): Pte Ewen Wright, Unknown (x9).

Front row (left to right): Unknown, LCpl Paul Scia Scia, Cpl Bill Walker, Sgt Vic Johnson, Lt Ross Miller, Cpl John Dolan, Cpl Bill Piri, LCpl Don Benseman, LCpl Paul Shields.

Read a series of Victor 3 Company tales written and collected by Ross Miller (seated middle of front row).

Can you identify any of the soldiers in this photo? Please post a comment below if you can help.

Reference: 

Image courtesy Ross Miller

How to cite this page: 'Victor 3 Company platoon, 1968', URL: http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/photo/victor-3-company-platoon-1968, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 5-Sep-2013

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Bottom Row L - R: Unknown, LCpl Paul SciaScia, Cpl Bill Walker, Sgt Vic Johnson, Lt Ross Miller, Cpl John Dolan, Cpl Bill Piri, LCpl Donald Benseman, LCpl Paul Shields.

2nd Row L - R: Pte Ewen Wright, Unknown (x 9).

3rd Row L - R: Unknown (x 3), Pte Lou Brown, Unknown (x 3), Pte Rob Dil, Unknown.

4th Row L - R: Pte Coombes, Unknown (x 2), Pte Bob Whibley