Grass extract shed, Changi camp
ID numberART24471
Collection typeArt
TitleGrass extract shed, Changi camp
MeasurementOverall: 43.2 x 53.2 cm
Object typePainting
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1942-1943
Physical descriptionoil on cardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionShowing two Australian POW men in Changi prison crushing and soaking grass for beri beri preventitive. The prisoners received few medicines from the Japanese and had to experiment with their own mixtures.