ID numberART22659
Collection typeArt
MeasurementOverall: 63.8 x 48.2 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHeysen, Nora
Place madeNew Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen, Finschhafen area
Date made1944
Physical descriptionsanguine conte crayon with charcoal
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a portrait Metpi, DCM, a member of the Papuan Infantry Battalion. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal. Credited with having killed 116 Japanese soldiers, Finschhafen, New Guinea.