25-pounders in action at Gemas, 15 January 1942
ID numberART24498
Collection typeArt
Title25-pounders in action at Gemas, 15 January 1942
Measurementframed: 87.3 cm x 105.6 cm; unframed: 64 x 82.8 cm
Object typePainting
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date madec 1942
Physical descriptionoil over pencil on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionAt this stage the guns of "C" Troop, 30th Battery, 2/15th Australian Field Regiment, here depicted, are ahead of the infantry, firing at 300 yards at Japanese advancing through the rubber plantation. A few men of the 2/30th Australian Infantry Battalion, which was deployed in rear of the guns,can be seen in the foreground, Gemas, Malaya.