ID numberART25031
Collection typeArt
TitleA cigarette for the wounded
MeasurementOverall: 24.2 cm x 30.7 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeNew Guinea: Huon Peninsula, Ramu River Finisterre Ranges Area, Finisterre Ranges
Date made1944
Physical descriptionpen, ink and wash on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicting wounded men of the 57/60th Australian Infantry Battalion being given a smoke after they had been carried out of sight of the enemy and it was safe to light up. This was after they had been found by a search party that was on its way back to Scott's Creek, New Guinea.