ID numberART21321
Collection typeArt
TitleTanks and infantry cleaning out square top Pill-boxes
MeasurementOverall: 19.8 cm x 26.2 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area, Buna
Date made1943
Physical descriptionwatercolour on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionSketch of the 2/6th Australian Infantry Armoured Regiment and 2/9th Australian Infantry Battalion in action. Dargie noted, "The method of dealing with these square-top pillboxes was for the tank to blow one corner off, whereupon the infantry threw in grenades".