ART22053

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ID number ART22053
Title A.A. lookout, Red Sea [Donald Hambleton-Johnson and Reginald Ward]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Indian Ocean: Red Sea
Date made April 1942
Medium black and sanguine crayon with blue wash heightened with white
Measurement Overall: 65.4 x 48.5 cm

Description

Depicts Reginald Ward DX621 (N76513) standing, Donald Hambleton Johnson QX18024 2/25th Battalion, 2 A.I.F, part of superstructure of ships during the voyage to Australia of H.M.T "Felix Roussel" a free French ship in company with US "Holbrook" and the Australian ship "Duntroon" that brought back Australian troops and nurses from the Middle East.