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From the Collection of 8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles Regimental Collection Building 129 Carlisle Drive North Bandiana Vic

Description
Colour photograph of large vehicle under camouflage netting. Private T. Roche is adjusting netting.
Size
133 mm x 90 mm
Object Registration
3102.104
Historical information
Private Roach was one of a number of female soldiers in ' A ' Squadron 8/13 Victorian Mounted Rifles who filled driver and administrative posts. While many recruits could already drive when they joined 8/13 Victorian Mounted Rifles it took many hours of instruction and training before they were licenced to drive heavier, more complex army vehicles both on and off road and under combat conditions.
Inscriptions & Markings
" Echelon in hide "
Last updated
3 Sep 2019 at 1:44PM