ART24274

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ID number ART24274
Title Major Thomas Gregory
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Cairns
Date made 1945
Medium pencil with black conte crayon on paper
Measurement Overall: 44.8 x 31.9 cm

Description

Portrait depicting Major Thomas Screen Gregory, VX38195, Senior Pathologist, Australian Army Medical Corps, Land Headquarters Medical Research Unit. The pathologists at LHQ Medical Research Unit were responsible for testing the blood samples of the volunteer subjects daily and monitoring the presence of the malaria parasites.