ID numberART23497
Collection typeArt
TitleBeaufighter - No. 30 Squadron, Tadji
MeasurementOverall: 27.4 cm x 38.6 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Aitape
Date made1944
Physical descriptionwatercolour on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDrawing 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.