Guns on Ack-Ack Hill, Pt Moresby
ID numberART22249
Collection typeArt
TitleGuns on Ack-Ack Hill, Pt Moresby
Measurementoverall: 39.4 x 42.8 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date madeSeptember 1942
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThis painting shows the position of two 3.7 inch anti-aircraft guns on Ack Ack Hill. Men wearing shorts and tin helmets stand next the guns, while 44-gallon drums have been used to fortify the area.