White Cross, McCarthy
From the Collection of Diamond Valley Vietnam Veterans Sub Branch
- White cross with name and service number with a red poppy attached.
- H 300mm x W 200mm
- One of 521 crosses placed in lawns of The Shrine, Melbourne, on 18th August 2016 as part of Victoria's 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan - each cross carries the name of an Australian soldier killed in the Vietnam war and a red poppy made by the wife of a Vietnam veteran.
- July 2016
- A poignant reflection of a life lost whilst in Service in Vietnam.
- John Noel McCarthy, Service No. 3112702
- 31 Jan 2020 at 11:09AM