Beer issue, 1st T.A.F

Collection ID ART23271
Collection type Art
Title Beer issue, 1st T.A.F
Measurement Overall: 32.6 x 44 cm
Date made 1945
Place made Borneo: Balikpapan
Object type Drawing
Maker Friend, Donald
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

A 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.