|Object type||Black & white|
|Photographer||Parer, Damien Peter|
|Date made||9 December 1942|
|Physical description||Black & white|
Australian troops relaxing in a Timorese village. Sparrow Force could not have survived, or carried out its dangerous campaign of guerilla warfare, without the support of the Timorese population, whose friendship, courage and loyalty made a lasting impression on the Australians.