ART22731

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ID number ART22731
Title Crew of Hudson Bomber on return from Ambon attack (Sergeants Mossop, Frith, Madin, Flight Lieutenant Ian McCombe and Flight Sergeant Baker)
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 1942
Medium charcoal with coloured crayons with gouache heightened with white on grey cardboard
Measurement Overall: 55.2 x 70.2 cm

Description

l-r: Sergeant Mossop, Wireless rear-gunner, Sergeant Firth, wireless air-gunner, Sergeant Madin, observer/ navigator/ bomb aimer, 250813 Flight Lieutenant (later Squadron Leader, DFC) Ian A McCombe, pilot and captain, and Flight Sergeant Baker, NCO in charge of maintenance; rear half of Lockheed Hudson bomber.