ID numberART21048
Collection typeArt
TitleAirman in nose turret of Liberator
MeasurementOverall: 40.5 x 45.7 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeIndia
Date made1944
Physical descriptionoil on canvas
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis is the Emerson electrically operated power turret, fitted with two 0.5 inch Browning machine gun. In the sketch the airman can be seen through the sections of bullet resistant glass, which, together with sections of armour plate, protect the gunner and turret mechanism, Digri, India.