ID number ART22007
Title Native labourers unloading Christmas parcels for the A.I.F
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Egypt: North Egypt, Tel el Kebir
Date made 14 November 1941
Medium charcoal on paper
Measurement Overall: 36.2 x 48.2 cm

Description

Three Egyptian workers are shown collecting bags full of Christmas parcels for distribution to Australian soldiers in Tel-el-Kebir, Egypt. Dargie noted, "An efficient organisation distributed these parcels in record time".