Malaria Control, Changi
ID numberART25086
Collection typeArt
TitleMalaria Control, Changi
MeasurementSheet: 56.2 cm x 39.6 cm; image: 51.2 cm x 34.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1944
Physical descriptionbrush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionMen spraying to control mosquitoes. He is using a 'Rega' knapsack sprayer and is covering pools with malaria oil to kill the mosquito larvae. His relief stands by. Malaria was a major problem for the prisoners as they had little medication, such as quinine, in which to treat the disease.