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Trip Wire

From the Collection of Diamond Valley Vietnam Veterans Sub Branch

Description
Small cardboard roll of trip wire, attached to beige paper label with red text.
Size
TBA
Object Registration
DV127
Keywords
trip wire, explosive device, booby trap, vietnam war, armed conflict, diamond valley vietnam veterans sub branch
Historical information
Dept of Defence issued equipment: trip wire for a wide range of usages including preventative, precautionary measures against enemy.
Significance
Trip wire was an effective and valuable resource used by Australian soldiers for their protection and an advanced warning of enemy presence whilst in the field.
Inscriptions & Markings
IMPORTANT / RUN WIRE THROUGH / FINGER AND THUMB / TO REMOVE KINKS / BEFORE USE,
Last updated
4 Aug 2020 at 9:10PM