|Title||Prisoner of war|
|Measurement||sheet: 25.6 x 37.6 cm; image: 25.6 x 37.6 cm|
|Place made||Borneo: Balikpapan|
|Date made||21 June 2017|
|Copyright||Copyright expired - public domain|
Prisoner of war
Australian prisoner of war liberated from Japanese custody in Balikpapan, Borneo, August 1945. Friend shows the deteriorating physical condition of the men held prisoners of the Japanese after such a long period. They were in a bad state from fever, malnutrition, beri beri and general ill-treatment.