Oil sketch of two soldiers for No 238 [ART22251]
|Title||Oil sketch of two soldiers for No 238 [ART22251]|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Atherton Tableland, Atherton|
|Date made||May - June 1943|
|Medium||oil on composition board|
Two soldiers, a Bren gunner (right) and loader (left), holding a German counter-attack at El Alamein in the Western Desert, Egypt. This is a sketch for the painting '2/32 Battalion holding German counter-attack', El Alamein, 31 October 1942 [ART22251].