ART22739

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ID number ART22739
Title Barge landing, Oro Bay, New Guinea
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1942
Medium black and sanguine crayon with coloured washe on paper
Measurement Overall: 52.8 x 68.3 cm

Description

Oro Bay; troop movements; unidentified Australian soldiers landing on beach from barges, naval vessels standing out to sea; Sanananda, and campaigns; second man is carrying mortar tube, man bebind him has bipod and last man is carrying a case with mortar bombs