ID numberART23271
Collection typeArt
TitleBeer issue, 1st T.A.F
MeasurementOverall: 32.6 x 44 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerFriend, Donald
Place madeBorneo: Balikpapan
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpen and brush and coloured inks with coloured ink washes heightened with white on paper
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionA rough sketch showing personnel of No 1 Tactical Air Force Headquarters, Royal Australian Air Force, lining up for their issue of bottled beer from Australia. This event stood out even more prominently than usual owing to the dull type of existence being experienced since over-throw of the Japanese on the island.