25-pounders in action at Gemas, 15 January 1942
|Title||25-pounders in action at Gemas, 15 January 1942|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Date made||c 1942|
|Medium||oil over pencil on hardboard|
|Measurement||framed: 87.3 cm x 105.6 cm; unframed: 64 x 82.8 cm|
|On display||Main building: World War 2 Gallery: Gallery 2|
At 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.