14 Australian Anti-aircraft Battery (Bombardier William Richards)
|Title||14 Australian Anti-aircraft Battery (Bombardier William Richards)|
|Maker||Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)|
|Place made||Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin|
|Date made||June 1942|
|Medium||watercolour wash, black crayon on paper|
|Measurement||overall: 61.5 x 38.8 cm (irreg.)|
Bombardier William Charles Richards, NX146567, of the 14th Australian Anti-Aircraft Battery, carrying a 3.7 inch anti-aircraft shell. He is standing in front of an ammunition storage recess in a gun emplacement during the Japanese raid on Darwin, 19 February 1942.