Sergeant Katue, PIB
ID numberART25017
Collection typeArt
TitleSergeant Katue, PIB
MeasurementOverall: 38 x 28.4 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea
Date madeOctober 1942
Physical descriptioncharcoal and coloured conte crayon on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionPortrait of Sergeant Katue of the Papuan Infantry Battalion [PIB]. Dargie noted, "On his shoulders & arms Katue is wearing the badges of rank of 4 of the 26 Japs he stated he killed on his last patrol". Katue was later awarded the Military Medal.