ID number ART23497
Title Beaufighter - No. 30 Squadron, Tadji
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Aitape
Date made 1944
Medium watercolour on paper
Measurement Overall: 27.4 cm x 38.6 cm

Description

Drawing of a beaufighter on the airstrip in Tadji. In the foreground is a tent, with a soldier kneeling down next to a jerry can. This airstrip was completed by Numbers 5, 6 and 7 Mobile Works Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force, in 42 hours.