ART24493

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ID number ART24493
Title Digging bore hole latrines, Changi camp
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1942-1943
Medium oil on cardboard
Measurement overall: 42.6 cm x 52.4 cm x .4 cm; framed: 62 cm x 71.9 cm x 6 cm

Description

Men using improvised auger to dig bore-hole latrines, a necessity in a camp that housed thousands of men.