A soldier and his doover (Private Charles Dury)
ID numberART21721
Collection typeArt
TitleA soldier and his doover (Private Charles Dury)
MeasurementOverall: 46 x 34.4 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHodgkinson, Roy
Place madeNew Guinea
Date made1944
Physical descriptioncharcoal with coloured crayons heightened with white on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionPortrait depicting Private Charles T Dury VX48227, driver to Brigadier Whitehead, Commanding Officer of the 26th Australian Infantry Brigade. Private Dury is standing in front of his 'doover', an improvised tent or shelter, made from any materials available.