Chargemen painting, labelling and tipping detonators (Detonator Section, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong

Collection ID ART22579
Collection type Art
Title Chargemen painting, labelling and tipping detonators (Detonator Section, Commonwealth explosives factory, Maribyrnong
Measurement Overall: 41.6 x 35.6 cm
Object type Drawing
Maker Craig, Sybil
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 21 June 2017
Copyright AWM copyright

Charge painting, labelling and tipping before final packing of detonators to services. The chargemen wear a uniform of bright red, with a yellow band on the left arm on which is a black letter, "C". Government agencies, Commonwealth Explosives Factory; Chargemen W Fanning and T McLellan at work bench preparing detonators for packing.

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