ID number ART23168
Title RAAF Beaufighter strafing Lae Drome
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Lae
Date made September 1942
Medium pen, brush, ink and coloured wash on paper
Measurement Overall: 24.1 x 34.3 cm

Description

Sketch of a bombed Japanese aircraft that is sending billow smoking up into the air. Dargie noted "In a low level strafing run over Japanese occupied Lae, one of our Beaufighters strafs grounded enemy planes".