Target sighted - Boston pilot (Flight Lieutenant C Sladen)
|Title||Target sighted - Boston pilot (Flight Lieutenant C Sladen)|
|Maker||Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)|
|Place made||New Guinea|
|Medium||charcoal with coloured crayons and wash on paper|
|Measurement||overall: 43 x 45.4 cm|
Portrait depicting Flight Lieutenant Claude Robert Sladen 1765 (later Squadron Leader, DFC), 22 Squadron RAAF, at the controls of a Boston aircraft, with bomb release and gun firing switch depicted. He wears headphones for communicating with two wireless air gunners in the rear of the aircraft.