ART24264

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ID number ART24264
Title Flying Officer Harley O'Regan and Flight Lieutenant A Turnbull
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Roy (Artist)
Place made Burma
Date made 1945
Medium charcoal with blue wash and with sanguine conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 53.0 x 41.6 cm

Description

Flying Officer Harley J O'Regan, Transport Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force pilot serving with the Royal Air Force in Burma, is shown being given an anti-cholera inoculation by Flight Lieutenant A.M Turnbull, Medical Officer of 194 Transport Squadron, Royal Air Force. The squatting Indian is a Madrassi employed as camp follower and general sanitary man.