Tropical ear (Leading Supply Assistant L Lopsley and Sick berth Attendant M G Williams)
ID numberART21358
Collection typeArt
TitleTropical ear (Leading Supply Assistant L Lopsley and Sick berth Attendant M G Williams)
MeasurementOverall: 42 x 38.6 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHodgkinson, Roy
Place madeNew Guinea
Date made1944
Physical descriptioncrayon on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDrawn in the Sick bay of H.M.A.S Kapunda. It is an order that all personnel who have been swimming in the harbours will report to sick bay to have their ears attended in order to prevent infection. The patient, Leading Supply Assistant L. Lopsley, is holding a kidney tray. On the left is Sick Berth Attendant Malcolm Gregory 'Doc' Williams, Madang, New Guinea.