Sister Marie Craig

Place Asia: Netherlands East Indies, Halmahera Island, Morotai Island
Accession Number ART24278
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 47.6 x 32.7 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description sepia conte crayon, charcoal, blue and sanguine crayon on paper
Maker Heysen, Nora
Place made Netherlands East Indies: Halmahera Island, Morotai Island
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Portrait depicting Sister Marie Craig, 501399, Royal Australian Air Force Nursing Service, No 2 Medical Air Evacuation Transport Unit, killed in 1945 in a plane crash on a flight from Biak, one of two RAAFNS Sisters killed in action.