Gunship suppression fire

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Gunship suppression fire during bunker assault, 1970-1971

View through the gunsight of a 9 Squadron RAAF Bushranger gunship as it makes a live firing pass against a bunker system in heavy jungle, circa 1970-1971. The Australian helicopter was supporting a ground assault by V Company 1RNZIR.


Image courtesy Robin Klitscher. No copyright restrictions

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