ID number ART21698
Title General Stuart American 1936 vintage tanks
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1942
Medium coloured crayons on paper
Measurement Overall: 34 x 47.2 cm

Description

These 13 ton tanks which contributed to the fall of Buna were manned by "B" Squadron, 26th Australian Armoured Regiment. The pictured shows one of the tanks being unloaded from the "Marjory Jean", one of the small vessels plying between Oro Bay and Buna.