Intelligence personnel searching Japanese dead
ID numberART23152
Collection typeArt
TitleIntelligence personnel searching Japanese dead
MeasurementOverall: 54.6 x 63.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Milne Bay
Date madeNovember 1942
Physical descriptioncharcoal on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionTwo Australian intelligence personnel are pictured searching the decaying bodies of dead Japanese. Dargie noted, "The most gruesome task for Intelligence Personnel is the searching of dead bodies of the enemy for information".