ID number ART22765
Title Helping a wounded comrade
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium charcoal with coloured chalks over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 46 x 34.2 cm

Description

Infantryman of the 9th Australian Infantry Division helping his comrade to the Regimental Aid Post. This is often a necessary occurrence when, owing to a temporary shortage of stretcher bearers, a wounded man's mates would take him to the Regimental Aid Post, Finschhafen, New Guinea.