Bayonet charge, Simpang Rengam, 28th January, 1942
|Title||Bayonet charge, Simpang Rengam, 28th January, 1942|
|Maker||Griffin, Murray (Artist)|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Medium||oil on hardboard|
|Measurement||Overall: 63.4 x 82.7 cm|
Made by two companies of 2/30th Australian Infantry Battalion and a platoon of 2/26th Australian Infantry Battalion with the object of clearing Japanese from the area. The cathedral-like arches of the rubber trees and the redness of the ground seemed intensified symbols of war, Malaya, 1942.