ID number ART23491
Title Damaged Zero Belly tanks captured at Waga Waga
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date made 1942
Medium watercolour on prepared artists board
Measurement sheet: 27.9 x 38 cm; image: 27.9 x 38 cm

Description

The Japanese were so confident of capturing Milne Bay that they landed from the sea large numbers of these belly tanks for use on planes as soon as they were required".