Salamaua Area. Troops of the 2/5th Battalion encounter heavy going on the Mount Tambu track., Robert John Buchanan, photographer, Australian War Memorial Photograph Collection, Item Number 056762, 23 July 1943.Contributors
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The jungle terrain was not only steep it was damp and muddy. This made travelling slow and warfare difficult. Pictured here are members of Bull’s Battalion, the 2/5th, attempting to navigate the slope of the Mount Tambu track, 23 July 1943.