ID numberART21042
Collection typeArt
TitleSergeant, 2/24 Australian Infantry Battalion
Measurementframed: 62.4 cm x 56.2 cm; unframed: 45.2 cm x 39 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date madeFebruary 1944
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a portrait of an unidentified Sergeant from the 2/24 Australian Infantry Battalion. Dargie noted, "A type of Australian NCO [Non Commissioned Officer] who has seen service at El Alamein as well as in the recent Lae and Finschhafen operations".