ART22074

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ID number ART22074
Title Flying Fortresses (B17's) taking off at 0230 from 7-Mile Drome, Moresby to bomb Rabaul town and harbour
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date made October 1942
Medium conte crayon and indian ink and brush on paper
Measurement Overall: 38.1 x 55.8 cm

Description

A night time scene of soldiers pictured standing in front of B17s taking off, with searchlights glowing up into the sky.