ID numberART22087
Collection typeArt
TitleRescue launch of RAAF Marine Section in Cheshunt Bay
MeasurementOverall: 31.8 x 38.1 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea
Date madeDecember 1942
Physical descriptionwatercolour on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionA view onto the Auro River in New Guinea, showing an RAAF salvage launch. A young New Guinea boy is pictured in the foregrond. This work was created when Dargie spent 16 days in December 1942 with the 15 Repair and Salvage Unit (RSU), Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).