|Object type||Black & white|
|Photographer||Department of Information|
|Date made||28 June 1941|
|Physical description||Black & white|
In June 1941, the Netherlands government officially handed over to the Australian and New Zealand governments, the ocean liner Oranje, for the duration of the war. It was fully equipped as a hospital ship and shown here is the interior of one of the wards showing rows of neatly made beds.