ART22762

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ID number ART22762
Title Anopheles Joe
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium wash and black ink on paper

Description

A member of the Malaria Control Unit attached to 2/3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station. Extra precaution has to be taken with malaria control in the vicinity of a Casualty Clearing Station. The picture shows some of the equipment used to pump and spray oil scum on stagnant water, New Guinea.