HMAS Napier entering Colombo graving dock
|Title||HMAS Napier entering Colombo graving dock|
|Place made||Ceylon: Colombo|
|Medium||coloured crayons with watercolour heightened with white on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 29.3 x 44.2 cm (sight)|
Showing HMAS Napier entering the dock from a bottom scraping etc., after returning from the Arakan. The natives, Sinhalan, Tamil's etc., employed around the dock, are seen tending the securing lines prior to the pumping out of the docking. The First Lieutenant is shown standing supervising the docking. In the background is the pumping station, Colombo, Ceylon.